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Dean of Students Office


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Harm to Persons

STU 2.4.1

  1. Policy Statement
  2. Procedures

Policy Statement

Harm to Persons: Intentionally or recklessly causing physical harm or endangering the health or safety of any person, including willfully failing or refusing to adhere to the requirements of the University’s Response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Lakers Together https://www.gvsu.edu/lakerstogether/, which has been adopted by the  University and will be enforced as a Student Code policy.   It shall be considered Harm to Persons when organizing and/or hosting, either individually or with others, an event, party or other gathering (“Event”), or attending such an Event, where the attendees are not required to, or willfully fail or refuse to, adhere to the requirements of the Lakers Together or of state or local public health laws, regulations or governor’s executive orders, including but not limited to the requirements of maintaining appropriate social distancing (6 feet based on current public health guidance) and wearing an appropriate face mask.  This applies to Events that are organized and/or held on or off campus.


Section 3 Student Conduct Procedures  outlines the procedures related to this policy.