Student Rights & Responsibilities

The Handbook of Student Rights & Responsibilities provides information on the rights and responsibilities of a student, along with a short description of services available to students at Metropolitan State University.

It is our intention to provide resources relevant to the academic, extracurricular, and social lives of students.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the material contained within the Handbook of Student Rights & Responsibilities as of the date of publication. However, all policies, procedures, academic schedules, program information, and fees are subject to change at any time by appropriate action of the faculty, the University administration, the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board of Trustees or the Minnesota Legislature without prior notification. The provisions of this handbook do not constitute a contract between the student and the University. The information in this handbook is for use as an academic resource and is subject to change at any time.

Upon posting of the Handbook of Student Rights & Responsibilities, all previous issues are revoked.

Metropolitan State University is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination in employment and education opportunity. No person shall be discriminated against in the terms and conditions of employment, personnel practices, or access to and participation in, programs, services, and activities with regard to race, sex, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, disability, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, sexual orientation, or membership or activity in a local commission as defined by law.

Please refer to the Equal Opportunity and Diversity web page for further information on Metropolitan State University's commitment to nondiscrimination.