Northwest Technical College and Bemidji State University do not tolerate sexual harassment or sexual assault and will act promptly to investigate and resolve all complaints brought to their attention by students, staff, faculty, guests and volunteers.
This policy applies to all Northwest Technical College and Bemidji State University students and employees and to others, as appropriate, where incidents of sexual violence on NTC or BSU property have been reported. Reports of sexual violence committed by a student at a location other than on NTC or BSU property are also covered by this policy. Reports of sexual violence committed by an employee of either institution at a location other than NTC or BSU property are covered by this policy. Reports of sexual violence committed on NTC or BSU property by individuals who are not students or employees are subject to appropriate actions by Northwest Technical College or Bemidji State University, including, but not limited to, pursuing criminal or civil action against them.
Northwest Technical College’s Sexual Violence Policy now includes language on affirmative consent.