Category One Violations

Sanctions assigned as disciplinary responses to Category One violations may include, but are not limited to:

  • Written Warning;
  • Minimum fine of $25 and/or restitution;
  • Accountability agreement with university staff or faculty;
  • Discretionary assignments; and/or
  • Participation in educational programming

Category One violations include, but are not limited to:

  • Violation of general residence life policies
  • Minor disturbances of the peace
  • Violation of curfew policies for freshmen and for sophomores pledging a social club
  • Engaging or threatening to engage in behavior that would cause minor damage to university property or to the personal property of others
  • Violation of dress code principles
  • Violation of parking/safety regulations
  • Illegal gambling
  • Use of tobacco in any form on campus or at any university-sponsored event
  • Use of profanity, vulgarity or obscenity in any form
  • Failure to present official ACU ID card upon request of university authorities
  • Failure to accurately list with the university a current place of residence and to promptly inform the university of any subsequent changes in the listing
  • Knowledge of a violation of certain university policies or of students who are in violation of certain university policies without notifying proper university officials
  • Photographs or comments on social networking sites that document or publicize suspected violations of the Student Handbook