USD Policies and Procedures

The University of San Diego is committed to upholding standards that promote respect and human dignity in an environment that fosters academic excellence and professionalism. Sexual misconduct and relationship violence in any form are antithetical to the university’s mission and core values, violate university policy, and may also violate federal and state law.

Find detailed information about policies and procedures in the University of San Diego’s Sexual Misconduct and Relationship Violence Reporting and Response Standards and Protocols.

Learn more about Title IX and how Title IX informs the University of San Diego’s policies and procedures.

What are my rights as a student at USD?

Below are a list of legal rights provided to every student while attending an institution of higher education.

Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972

Policy Prohibiting Discrimination and Harassment

Violence Against Women Act/Campus Sexual Violence Elimination Act (Campus SaVE)