Interim Protective Measures

Interim protective measures are actions taken while an investigation is in process. Examples of such actions may include, but are not limited to:

  • Adjusting academic deadlines, course schedules, etc.
  • Arranging in-class changes to groups, seating, etc.
  • Issuing a no-contact directive
  • Restricting access to specific locations
  • Issuing interim suspensions
  • Adjusting work schedule/location
  • Referring to counseling and health services
  • Reporting incidents to local police/prosecutors
  • Providing campus escorts


Modifications are actions taken in an effort to mitigate any negative impact on a person’s ability to continue their education or participate in their (campus) employment. Examples of modifications may include, but are not limited to:

  • Everything listed under Interim Protective Measures
  • “Safe hours” – negotiated hours to access specific locations
  • Safety plan – designated parking lots and/or walking paths on campus
  • Ability to drop class after deadline
  • Negotiated incompletes for a course

Other Remedies

  • Campus Safety escort to and from locations on campus
  • Counseling services
  • Referral to community agencies and advocacy groups
  • Assistance filing a report with law enforcement
  • Assistance with financial aid and registration appeals

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