Student Conduct Committee


The charge to the Student Conduct Committee is to decide cases in student disciplinary matters in accordance with the University rules and policies and to report its recommendations to university leaders.

Regulatory Authority

Information about this committee is set forth in UM CRR 200.010 (Standard of Conduct) and CRR 200.020 (Rules of Procedures in Student or Student Organization Conduct Matters).


Members are appointed by the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, upon recommendation by the following groups:

  • 15 faculty members (selected by Faculty Council)
  • 8 staff members (selected by Staff Council)
  • 5 undergraduate students (selected by MSA)
  • 3 graduate or professional students (selected by GPC)
  • Designee of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

Student members of the Student Discipline Panel serve only at the advance written request of a student charged. They have the same rights as other members of the committee or hearing panel, including the right to vote.

Liaisons from

Not applicable

Liaisons to

This committee will appoint a liaison to the Student Affairs Committee


Selected by Faculty Council, after consultation with the Committee.

Staff Support

Provided by Office of Student Accountability & Support.


In a departure from past practice, the committee will no longer contain members designated as “alternates.” Instead, the entire committee will form a pool of potential members, and panelists will be drawn from the pool to hear cases.