Policy and Procedure Updates
Severe Weather Closures
In the event that the College is closed due to severe weather, online academic delivery and remote services, appointments and work will continue. In-person classes and services will be impacted by a campus closure.
Information regarding any campus closures will be communicated via the College’s website and social media.
Tobacco, Cannabis & Smoking SUSPENDED
As Niagara College continues to implement measures to limit the spread of COVID-19 and comply with public health guidelines and directives, the on-campus smoking policy, which had previously allowed smoking and vaping in designated smoking areas, has been suspended as physical distancing can not be achieved in these areas.
Until further notice, no on-campus smoking or vaping will be permitted. Those who require an accommodation for medicinal cannabis should contact Student Services (students) or Human Resources (employees).
Non-Medical Masks & Face Coverings
New, interim policy regarding the wearing of non-medical masks or face coverings as part of the College’s commitment to providing a safe environment for the College community.
College Role in Political Activities
Significant revisions to this policy provide guidelines for interactions with various political candidates, parties and elected representatives. It also provides a mechanism to ensure that the College remains non-partisan to allow the College to continue to work effectively with all levels of government.
Lost & Found
A new Lost & Found policy addresses the principles related to property that has been found on campus, its retention and disposal.
Approved this date, is a new procedure and form for reporting Academic Misconduct. This streamlined system will allow for timely and consistent reporting and tracking.
Forms & Related Documents
As forms and documents relating to a policy or procedure are updated, they will be posted to the new category titled “Forms & Related Documents”. This will eventually become your one-stop location to find the form you’re looking for!
Severe Weather Closures
Edits relating to duration of closure and addition of reference to continuation of events while the College is closed due to severe weather. View the updated document.
Update of policy and procedure.
Sexual Assault – Sexual Violence
Services and resources have been updated.