Appendix to the Student Code of Conduct
(1) Idaho Code, section 33-3715: “The legislature, in recognition of unlawful campus disorders across the nation which are disruptive of the educational process and dangerous to the health and safety of persons and damaging to public and private property, establishes by this act criminal penalties for conduct declared in this act to be unlawful. However, this act shall not be construed as preventing institutions of higher education from establishing standards of conduct, scholastic and behavioral, reasonably relevant to their discipline for violations of such standards.”
(2) Idaho Code, section 33-3716: “No persons shall, on the campus of any community college, junior college, college, or university in this state, hereinafter referred to as „institutions of higher education,‟ or at or in any building or other facility owned, operated, or controlled by the governing board of any such institution of higher education, willfully deny students, school officials, employee, and invitees: (a) lawful freedom of movement on campus; (b) lawful use of property, facilities, or parts of any institution of higher education; or (c) the right of lawful ingress [to] and egress [from] the institution‟s physical facilities.
(3) “No person shall, on the campus of any institution of higher education, or at or in any building or other facility owned, operated, or controlled by the governing board of any such institution, willfully impede the staff or faculty of such institution in the lawful performance of their duties, or willfully impede a student
of such institution in the lawful pursuit of his educational activities, through the use of restraint, abduction, coercion, or intimidation, or when force and violence are present or threatened.
(4) “No person shall willfully refuse or fail to leave the property of, or any building or other facility owned, operated, or controlled by the governing board of any such institution of higher education upon being requested to do so by the chief administrative officer, his designees charged with maintaining order on the campus and in its facilities, or a dean of such college or university, if such person committing, threatening to commit, or incites others to commit, any act which would disrupt, impair, interfere with, or obstruct the lawful missions, processes, procedures, or functions of the institution.
(5) “Nothing in this section shall be construed to prevent lawful assembly and peaceful and orderly petition for the redress of grievances, including any labor dispute between the institution of higher education and its employees.
(6) “Any person who violates any of the provisions of this section shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction thereof, shall be punished by a fine not to exceed five hundred dollars ($500), or imprisoned in the county jail for a period no to exceed one (1) year, or by both such a fine and imprisonment.”