CARE Assessment Team and Involuntary Student Medical Withdrawal

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Policy description: 

The University of North Texas is committed to providing a learning environment that is conducive for students to develop to their fullest potential.  On rare occasions the University may be required to activate a systematic response to students who may be in crisis or whose mental, emotional or psychological health condition may directly threaten the safety of the learning environment.  Through the creation of a collaborative interdisciplinary team, the University will provide a caring, confidential program of identification, intervention and response in order to provide students with the greatest chance for success and the University community with the greatest level of protection.

Policy owner: VP for Student Affairs
Policy contact: 
Elizabeth With
SVP for Student Affairs
Division of Student Affairs
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Date Issued: 
Friday, January 22, 2010

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New Policy
This policy establishes procedures necessary to ensure due process regarding possible involuntary medical withdrawals. The CARE Team has the ability to recommend a student be administratively withdrawn from the University. Effective 01/22/2010.