Kenyon College is an institution committed to personal and intellectual development. As members of the college community, students are expected to act in a manner consonant with an effective learning environment, one based on mutual respect, in which all members can develop to their full potential. As is the case with staff and faculty, students enjoy certain rights. They are also expected to abide by college policies and regulations — rules geared to the furtherance of an effective educational community. The following handbook sets forth the specific rights and responsibilities for the students of Kenyon College.