• Policies and Procedures

    Students are responsible for knowing the content of all policies and should review them regularly. Please contact the Dean of Students Office at 651-523-2421 (West Hall, Room 106) if you have any questions regarding any policy.

    The Associate Dean of Students, Javier Gutierrez, is in charge of the conduct system and process at Hamline. The Dean of Students, Patti Klein, is in charge of Title IX and grievance processes at Hamline. Please refer to the university policies for more details.

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    Sexual Misconduct Policy

     Sexual misconduct of any form is a violation of a person’s rights, dignity, and integrity and will not be tolerated at Hamline University. This policy thus seeks to prevent sexual misconduct; to support all students, faculty, and staff who have experienced such conduct; and to promptly and fairly respond to any allegations that any student, faculty, staff, or visitor has engaged in such conduct.

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    Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act

    The Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act of 1989 (DFSCA) and subsequent legislation require that an institution of higher education certify that it has adopted and implemented a program to prevent the use of illicit drugs and the abuse of alcohol by students and employees to be eligible to receive funds or any other form of financial assistance under any federal program, including participation in any federally funded or guaranteed student loan program. Drug Free Schools and Communities Act of 1989 §1213 (a).

    Campus policies and standards of conduct regarding illegal alcohol and drug use and related sanctions; Applicable federal, state, and local laws regarding alcohol and drug possession and use; Health risks associated with the use of alcohol and drugs; and Local treatment and counseling programs.

    Please read it carefully. All students are expected to be aware of the information contained in this document and the policies and procedures referenced within it. If you have any questions regarding these policies, please contact the Dean of Students Office at 651-523-2421. 

    Alcohol and Illegal Drug Use Policy
    Hamline University's Resource and Policy Guide  

    The following biennial reports certify that Hamline has adopted and implemented its alcohol and drug abuse prevention plan.
    2016 Biennial Report
    2014 Biennial Report 
    2012 Biennial Report
    2010 Biennial Report
    2008 Biennial Report