It is the policy of the District to apply the highest ethical principles and standards of conduct to all members of the District community - managers, faculty, classified, and students. The District is committed to the principles of trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, and stewardship. The District's Code of Ethics and Student Code of Conduct contains general guidelines for conducting business with the highest standards.
The District is committed to an environment where open, honest communications are the expectation, not the exception. The District wants you to feel comfortable in approaching administration in instances where you believe violations of policies or procedures have occurred, hence its Whistleblower Protection policy. In situations where you prefer to report the violation in confidence or anonymity, you are encouraged to contact EthicsPoint Inc., a hotline provider independent of the District, by either clicking on this make a report link or dialing 855-433-9922 (toll-free within the United Sates). The District assures you that any information provided to EthicsPoint will remain confidential and anonymous (if you choose) when communicated to the District.
Reports on violations of the District's policies and procedures are taken seriously. Upon completion of your report, you will be assigned a unique code called a "report key" and asked to set a password. Please keep this information and use it to Follow-up on a Report after 5-6 business days, for feedback or questions.
For more information regarding filing an incident report, please refer to the EthicsPoint FAQs.