Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College do not tolerate sexual harassment or sexual assault and will act promptly to investigate and resolve all complaints brought to their attention by students, staff, faculty, guests and volunteers.
This policy applies to Bemidji State University students and employees and to others, as appropriate, where incidents of sexual violence on Bemidji State University property have been reported. Reports of sexual violence committed by a student at a location other than on Bemidji State University property are also covered by this policy. Reports of sexual violence committed by a Bemidji State University employee at a location other than Bemidji State University property are covered by this policy. Reports of sexual violence committed on Bemidji State University property by individuals who are not students or employees are subject to appropriate actions by Bemidji State University, including, but not limited to, pursuing criminal or civil action against them.
BSU’s policy now includes language on affirmative consent.