Students: The instructions and expectations for required sanctions are included in your outcome letter. It is your responsibility to know their deadlines and complete your sanctions on time (or request an extension). If you have any questions, your best bet is to contact the Hearing Officer on your outcome letter or the Office of Community Standards directly.

Below are some common sanctions, and information regarding completion!

Community Service
Please reference your outcome letter for specific community service requirements. Often there is also a reflection paper to be completed with the service. Generally, the service must be done either at an approved site off campus or through an approved office on campus. Contact your Hearing Officer or the Office of Community Standards for approval prior to participating in service. Failing to receive prior approval may lead to the hours not being counted as complete. Approved off campus sites are non-profit organizations such as places of worship, community centers, soup kitchens, shelters, etc. For opportunities both on-campus and off-campus Beth McNamee in Campus Ministry is a great resource (610-660-3124 or

Have the Community Service Log signed by a contact person/site supervisor with his/her contact information. The signed Community Service Log needs to be submitted by the due date noted for the sanction to be marked complete. You can access the log by clicking here [Community Service Log].

Community Clean-Up
Community Clean-Up Days take place throughout the academic year as a service opportunity open to both on-campus and off-campus students. Taking time to ensure our neighborhood is clean and beautiful is important and a valuable service to our neighbors. If you are sanctioned to participate in a Community Clean-Up Day, please register at

Social Fines
To submit payment for a fine online, visit the following link []. Follow the instructions that appear for the online marketplace. Remember, will you need the Incident Report Number from the incident in which the social fine is sanctioned. This number should be provided on your outcome letter. If you would prefer an alternative method of payment, please contact the Office of Community Standards at 610-660-1046 or Campion Student Center, Room 243. The Office of Community Standards cannot accept cash or check payment in our office.

Research/Reflection Papers
If you have been assigned a research/reflection paper, consult your outcome letter for the specific guidelines and topics. Unless otherwise stated, please email your paper to the sanctioning Hearing Officer or Office of Community Standards by the due date. Unacceptable papers will be returned to students for revision. Papers should be of the quality and format normally associated with academic work.

WADE (Wellness, Alcohol, and Drug Education) programs
IMPACT Class: This one hour workshop is designed to assist each participant in reflecting on the impact of their choices and behaviors on themselves, their peers and their community.  IMPACT utilizes a harm reduction approach in addressing alcohol concerns and provides participants with numerous effective strategies to reduce the risks associated with alcohol for the safety of the entire community. If you are sanctioned to attend an IMPACT Class, please register at

Community Living Class: is an hour long interactive class is designed to discuss the impact of parties on the hosts, the people attending, the house and the entire neighborhood.  Community Living utilizes a harm reduction approach in addressing alcohol concerns and provides participants with numerous effective strategies to reduce the risks associated with hosting parties with alcohol. Click here to REGISTER for a session. If you are sanctioned to attend a Community Living Class, please register at