University of Dallas Student Handbook

University of Dallas Student Handbook

The University is dedicated to the pursuit of wisdom, of truth, and of virtue as the proper and primary ends of education. The university seeks to educate its students so they may develop intellectual and moral virtues, prepare themselves for life and work in a problematic and changing world, and become leaders able to act responsibly for their own good and for the good of their families, communities, country and church. The university as a whole is shaped by the long tradition of Catholic learning, and acknowledges its commitment to the Catholic Church and its teaching.

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Table of Contents

Mission Statement

UD Mission Statement

The University is dedicated to the pursuit of wisdom, of truth, and of virtue as the proper and primary ends of education. The university seeks to educate its students so they may develop intellectual and moral virtues, prepare themselves for life and work in a problematic and changing world, and become leaders able to act responsibly for their own good and for the good of their families, communities, country and church. The university as a whole is shaped by the long tradition of Catholic learning, and acknowledges its commitment to the Catholic Church and its teaching.

Emergency Contacts

Campus Directory

Student Code of Conduct

Classroom Code of Conduct

Classroom Code of Conduct

Faculty members establish and enforce expectations for student conduct in their classrooms in addition to the standards established by the Student Code of Conduct. Expectations for classroom conduct should be provided on the course syllabus at the start of the semester. Faculty members may take action to enforce their expectation for student classroom conduct including removing a student from class for a limited time. Faculty may also refer students to the Director of Student Affairs to consider whether classroom conduct may have violated the Student Code of Conduct. In general, the following expectations apply to all students while attending class, a lab, or any other academic activity.

University Policies 

University Offices, Departments and Services 

Student Complaints

 

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