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Provost’s Statement on Civility

Faculty are members of a community including students, staff, and faculty colleagues. Members of the Northwestern community are expected to deal with each other with respect and consideration.

The statement of the policy can also be found in the Faculty Handbook, under the "Responsibilities of the Faculty" section. Civility is also discussed in the Northwestern University Staff Handbook and the Human Resources Work Environment and Behaviors pages.


Responsible Office: Office of the Provost

Who Needs to Know This Policy: All Northwestern community members

Contacts: If you have any questions on this Policy, contact  

Dated: May 31, 2013