Code of Ethical/Professional Standards and Conduct

Policy Name:  Code of Ethical/Professional Standards and Conduct

Policy Number: ACA-1011

Effective:  Legacy

Revised: Not applicable

Policy Statement

Degree programs at Holy Family University prepare students to take positions of responsibility and leadership within their communities and professions. Many departments and programs require supervised off-campus clinical experience in which students are expected to conduct themselves as professionals-in-training. Students are expected to abide by the standards and codes that govern their professions, as well as to demonstrate the meaning and value of ethical conduct, personal honesty, and professional integrity. Behavior in violation of ethical or professional standards of the field and/or Holy Family University constitutes grounds for immediate dismissal from the program. Students should consult relevant program handbooks for further information.