University Policy

The Sexual Offenses, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence and Stalking Policy, contained in Section 4.6 of the Code of Conduct, states, in part:

Seattle University affirms respect, responsibility, and care between all persons. Conduct constituting domestic violence, dating violence, stalking or a sexual offense whether forcible or non-forcible such as non-consensual sexual intercourse, non-consensual sexual contact, sexual exploitation or sexual assault, will not be tolerated. Behavior of this nature is inconsistent with Seattle University values, and is a violation of the Code of Student Conduct and this Sexual Offenses, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence and Stalking Policy (“Policy”). Students committing a sexual offense in any form can be prosecuted under the Washington State Criminal Code (RCW 9A) and/or disciplined under the Code of Student Conduct.

The Sexual Offenses, Domestic Violence, Dating Violence and Stalking Policy (4.6 of Code) provides additional information, including: