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<br /> STUDENT GUIDE TO UNIVERSITY LIFE<br /> 2013-2014<br /> Academic Resource Guide and Student Handbook<br /> Student Name<br /> Campus Address<br /> Campus Phone Email Address<br /> Cell Phone (if applicable)<br /> Resident Assistant (RA)<br /> Phone<br /> Residential Learning Coordinator (RLC)<br /> Phone<br /> College ☐ Arts & Sciences ☐ Business ☐ Engineering ☐ Nursing<br /> Academic Majors<br /> Academic Minors<br /> Special Programs ☐ Christ College ☐ Pre-Med ☐ Pre-Dent ☐ Pre-Law ☐ MSEED<br /> Major Advisor Phone<br /> Other Advisors Phone<br /> Phone<br /> Pho<a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=1"> STUDENT GUIDE TO UNIVERSITY LIFE 2013-2014 Acad</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=2"> Student Name Campus Address Campus Phone </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=3"> About the Student Guide to University Life</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=4"> Table of Contents General Academic Information ..</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=5"> AACSB Accreditation.................</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=6"> Appendix L: Drug Use Po</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=7"> General Academic Information Valparaiso Universit</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=8"> General Education General Education requirements </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=9"> Academic Resources University Libraries Christo</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=10"> Information Technology Valpo students rely on a w</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=11"> Email Communications Valparaiso University relies</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=12"> the student, not that they approve the schedule. </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=13"> partners have a set schedule, are available for d</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=14"> Inquiries should be directed to Dr. Sherry DeMik,</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=15"> Hangzhou, China at Zhejiang University (Yuqan Cam</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=16"> Additional information about any of Valparaiso Un</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=17"> The Part time Parallel Program enables students t</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=18"> “Living and working in Germany is an important fa</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=19"> Registration Registration for the Summer Sessions</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=20"> Becoming a Full Time Student Students may continu</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=21"> Notice of Unsatisfactory Academic Performance If,</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=22"> GPA Calculation Grade point average (GPA) is calc</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=23"> Academic Policies and Procedures Adding/Dropping</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=24"> College of Arts and Sciences Jon T. Kilpinen, Ph.</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=25"> The Valparaiso Core Course The Valparaiso Core Co</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=26"> The Valparaiso University Exploratory Program Coo</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=27"> Explore the 2013-2014 VALPARAISO UNIVERSITY GENER</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=28"> Transfer Students Transfer students are invited t</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=29"> College of Business James D. Brodzinski, Ph.D., S</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=30"> Admission/Transfer into the Business College Stud</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=31"> College of Engineering </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=32"> College of Nursing Janet Brown, Ph.D., R.N., Dean</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=33"> Organization Student Organizations and Activitie</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=34"> Honors and Awards The following honors and awards</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=35"> Christ College – Honors College Peter Kanelos, </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=36"> Student Life Student Affairs Programs Division o</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=37"> Career Center services include:  Car</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=38"> programs ranging from informational to interactiv</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=39"> Dining Services Harre Union, Room 170 (219) 464-5</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=40"> Multicultural Programs Office Gandhi-King Center </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=41"> Worship and Pastoral Care There are few places wi</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=42"> University Governance University Governance Valp</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=43"> Figure 1: Valparaiso University Governance Struct</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=44"> General Tenets of Student Behavior Christian Eth</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=45"> Appendices General University Policies Appendix </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=46"> Appendix D: Family Education Rights and Privacy A</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=47"> As of January 3, 2012, the U.S. Department of Edu</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=48"> Requirements for Use of Resources:  </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=49"> Attempting, whether successful or not  </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=50"> that suggests activity that is illegal or in viol</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=51"> Appendix F: Social Media Policy Introduction At </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=52"> Personal Use of Social Media This section applies</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=53"> Appendix G: Valparaiso University Webpage Policy </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=54"> Academic Policies Appendix I: Honor Council Poli</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=55"> The vitality of academic freedom depends on appro</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=56"> III. Student Grievance Procedures A. Defi</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 57" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=57"> Level III: Valparaiso University Student Academic</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 58" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=58"> College of Arts and Sciences Level II Procedure C</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 59" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=59"> Procedure: 1. Within ten (10) calendar d</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 60" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=60"> College of Engineering Level II Procedure Composi</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 61" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=61"> College of Nursing Level II Procedure Grievance C</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 62" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=62"> Student Affairs Policies and Information Appendi</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 63" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=63"> c. It is unlawful for a minor to have in his p</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 64" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=64"> Schedule I through V, can be found in the Indiana</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 65" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=65"> (1) the person deli</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 66" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=66"> (1) The manufacture, financing the manufacture o</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 67" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=67"> 35-48-4-8.1. Manufacture of paraphernalia. </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 68" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=68"> (d) This section does not apply to the following</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 69" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=69"> 35-48-4-13.3. Taking juvenile or endangered adult</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 70" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=70"> (1) a firearm while possessing more tha</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 71" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=71"> OPEN PARTIES, meaning those with unrestricted acc</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 72" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=72"> Education Each fraternity shall annually instruct</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 73" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=73"> Sororities and fraternities are subject to the ab</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 74" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=74"> Freshman Hours Although freshmen are not required</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 75" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=75"> Intensive Study Community One wing of the 5th flo</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 76" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=76"> ground at a minimum of 5 feet from the building. </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 77" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=77"> Pets For reasons of health and sanitation, pets a</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 78" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=78"> Single Room Policy When sufficient space makes it</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 79" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=79"> Commuter Student Policy A commuter student is def</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 80" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=80"> Student Eligibility Students are academically eli</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 81" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=81"> The determination of what constitutes sexual hara</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 82" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=82"> III. Retaliation, Malicious Complaints, Fals</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 83" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=83"> V. Reporting Options Figure 2: Students’ Cl</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 84" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=84"> Figure 3: Employees’ Claims of Discrimination, Ha</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 85" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=85"> Figure 4: Non-Students’ or Non-Employees’ Claims </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 86" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=86"> Available Reporting Options The University can r</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 87" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=87"> • The SAAFE and/or Counseling Center advocate </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 88" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=88"> Starting the Process A formal complaint against </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 89" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=89"> The respective Vice President or Provost has the </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 90" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=90"> judicial board member. The Chair of the </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 91" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=91"> B. Fraternity and Sorority Judicial Board </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 92" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=92"> not deemed to be remote in time by the Chair</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 93" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=93"> hours, and conduct probation. A sanction</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 94" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=94"> Appendix S: Student Life Policies Free Speech Po</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 95" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=95"> Vehicles left on campus during vacation breaks mu</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 96" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=96"> be afforded the opportunity (if they so desire) o</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 97" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=97"> Other Resources Academic Advisors by College and </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 98" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=98"> Education Sheryl DeMik (Special Education) </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 99" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=99"> History Heath Carter (Freshmen) </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 100" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=100"> Political Science Larry Baas, Chair </a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 101" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=101"> College of Business Joy Sippel Joy.Sippel@v</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 102" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=102"> Administrative Offices College of Arts and Scienc</a> <a title="2013-14 Student Guide to University Life - FINAL Full Color (1) page 103" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/b1fdc72f?page=103"> Some Useful Valparaiso University Webpages Admiss</a>