Student Conduct

The Office of Student Conduct strives to address unacceptable and inappropriate behavior in a manner that informs students and guides them toward a greater understanding of the University mission, personal accountability, responsible decision-making, and the personal and professional expectations of our graduates once they leave our community.


Academic Misconduct

See Academic Honor Pledge for more information.

Alcohol Policy

See Alcohol in the Student Code of Conduct.

Drug Policy

See Drugs in the Student Code of Conduct.

Guest Policy

Visitation and Housing Guests
Guests are a privilege at St. John’s. Please refer to the following policy regarding guest visitation procedures.

All St. John’s students must use their StormCards as the primary means of identification. A defective StormCard must be replaced to maintain privileges regarding visitation.

Daytime Visitation
Visitation hours for St. John’s students are 7 a.m. to 3 a.m. daily.

Visitation hours for non-St. John’s individuals are 7 a.m. to midnight daily.

Hosts are allowed to sign in up to two daytime guests at any point during normal visitation hours.

Visitation Procedures

St. John’s Students: In the residence halls, a daytime visitor will hand his/her StormCard to the Resident Safety Monitor who will verify status and allow entry with host. Upon leaving the building, the guest will hand his/her StormCard to the Resident Safety Monitor, who will complete the visit by signing the guest out of the building. StormCards are never left at the desk.

Overnight Guests: Resident hosts are allowed to host overnight guests (same gender as host) 20 times per academic semester. Hosts may register no more than three overnight guests in a seven-day period. Guests may be registered as overnight visitors no more than three times in a seven-day period. Guests must abide by the Residence Hall visitation policy. Those not registered online are not allowed overnight guest privileges.

All overnight guests must be registered with the Public Safety by 9 p.m. the night the guest wishes to stay. The host must use the online guest registration form on St. John’s Central to request an overnight guest. For instructions on registering an overnight guest, please see Resident Resources.

Hazing Policy

See Hazing in the Student Code of Conduct.

Policy Against Discrimination and Sexual Harassment

See Policy Against Discrimination and Sexual Harassment and Related Complaint Procedures in the Student Handbook.

Residence Hall Policies

See Residence Life Handbook for more information, available from Residence Life.

Sexual Misconduct Policy

See Sexual Misconduct in the Student Code of Conduct.

Student Privacy (FERPA)

See Student Privacy in the Student Handbook.

Office Hours and Contact Information

Please visit the Office of Student Conduct.