The State University of New York Polytechnic Institute (SUNY Poly) is dedicated to the advancement of knowledge and learning and to the development of ethically responsible individuals. Students and student organizations are expected to uphold appropriate standards of behavior and to respect the rights and privileges of others. All students and student organizations are expected to conduct themselves in accordance with all federal, state and local laws, and Board of Trustees of the State University of New York (SUNY) rules, regulations, and policies. SUNY Poly affirms its desire to maintain a learning and living environment for all students that is free from all forms of unlawful discrimination, harassment and retaliation. SUNY Poly is committed to ensuring that all students, faculty and staff are treated with dignity and mutual respect.