All students are to conduct themselves with integrity and in accordance
with the Obligations of Membership in the University community.
Students as a condition of admission, agrees to abide by all University
regulations contained in the University catalog, student handbook,
other University publications and notices placed on official University
Students are also expected to abide by local, state and federal laws.
The University of Tampa has established only those regulations that are
considered necessary to preserve and maintain an environment conducive
to learning, to ensure the safety and welfare of members of the
University community, to encourage students in the development and
practice of good citizenship and self-discipline and to protect
property and equipment of the University. Only with the full
cooperation of all concerned can the aims, purpose and goals of the
University be fully realized.
The University assumes its
students will conduct themselves as responsible citizens and will
comply with all regulations. The University, therefore, reserves the
right to dismiss any student whose conduct on or off campus is
unbecoming to a University of Tampa student or reflects discredit on
The University recognizes that all violations
of University Regulations documented in a student's judicial file are
considered part of that student's educational record. As such, the
Family Education Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 that provides for
confidentiality of students’ educational records protects these files
and their contents. This confidentiality allows only persons who meet
appropriate disclosure regulations to have access to these records. For
more information regarding FERPA as it relates to judicial documents,
contact the Office of Judicial Affairs.