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Love and Honor
The Code of Love and Honor is a personalized pledge derived from the Miami University Values Statement. Its first line -I am Miami- signifies that each and every member of our community, contributes to who we are and what we aspire to be, individually, and collectively, as Miamians.
Smoke- and Tobacco-Free Environment
This policy prohibits the use of tobacco and smoking on University property. In order to promote the health of our students, faculty, staff, and visitors, all Miami University campuses are designated as Smoke- and Tobacco-Free Environments. Smoking is defined as the burning of tobacco or any other material in any type of smoking equipment, including, but not restricted to, cigarettes, electronic cigarettes, vaporizers, hookahs, cigars, or pipes. Smoking is prohibited at all timesĀ in all prohibited areas. The use of any tobacco product, including chewing tobacco, is also prohibited.
Miami University Mission Statement
This policy contains the University Mission Statement. Miami University, a student-centered public university founded in 1809, has built its success through an unwavering commitment to liberal arts undergraduate education and the active engagement of its students in both curricular and co-curricular life.
University Statement Asserting Respect for Human Diversity
This policy asserts Miami University's respect for Human Diversity. Miami University is a community dedicated to intellectual engagement. Our campuses consist of students, faculty, and staff from a variety of backgrounds and cultures. By living, working, studying, and teaching, we bring our unique viewpoints and life experiences together for the benefit of all.
Distinctive Features of Miami University
This policy describes the distinctive features of Miami University.
University Values Statement
This policy is a statement of the values of Miami University and reads: Miami University is a scholarly community whose members believe that a liberal education is grounded in qualities of character as well as of intellect.We respect the dignity of other persons, the rights and property of others, and the right of others to hold and express disparate beliefs. We believe in honesty, integrity, and the importance of moral conduct. We defend the freedom of inquiry that is the heart of learning and combine that freedom with the exercise of judgment and the acceptance of personal responsibility.
University Statement of Non-Discrimination
This policy prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, military status, national origin (ancestry), pregnancy, race, religion, sex/gender, status as a parent or foster parent, sexual orientation or protected veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, programs or employment practices. The policy also identifies and provides contact information for the Title IX, ADA and Section 504 Coordinators for the University.
Prohibiting Harassment and Discrimination
This policy governs the process for reporting, investigating and resolving reports of harassment and discrimination.