The Student Conduct Hearing Panel (formerly The Student Conduct Hearing Board)

See OAR 571-021-0160. The following information is taken from US07/08-3 which revised previous legislation Motion US00/01-6 The name of the Student Conduct Hearings Board is changed to the Student Conduct Hearings Panel and the charge of this committee is changed to:

The Student Conduct Hearing Board, as designated in OAR 571-21- 160 , shall be responsible for adjudicating on student conduct cases referred to the Board. The Board shall specifically:


Membership of the Hearings Board is fixed by OAR statute and consists of a pool of 8 faculty and 10 students.


The Student Conduct Hearings Board shall report to the University Senate. At a minimum this report shall be in the form of an annual written report submitted by the Committee Chair to the Secretary of the University Senate no later than the final University Senate meeting in May. The committee shall also make additional written or oral reports to the Senate as necessary.

See also US01/02-4 which is a process for filling vacancies on elected committees:

7.1 Since 1991-92, all non-elected committees established by faculty legislation are appointed by the Committee on Committees, a committee appointed by the University Senate. The Secretary of the Faculty shall coordinate the elections of faculty to elective committees. The secretary shall arrange for the filling of vacancies on elected committees and councils by notifying the next eligible candidate, determined in descending order of the number of votes received in the most recent election for the relevant committee or council. If no eligible candidate is available to fill the vacancy, the Senate Executive Committee, with advice and recommendations from the Committee on Committees, shall appoint an eligible faculty member to fill the vacancy until the next regular election cycle. Filling a vacancy shall not preclude the appointee from standing for election to the same committee or council during the next election cycle if eligible. 

Reports to the UO Senate: Spring 2002


(Student membership not available)


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