How quickly does a student need to leave student housing and stop attending classes after a suspension?

 

The time frame that a student is expected to comply with a sanction, such as a suspension, will vary depending on the college or university involved. At many schools, the student is expected to comply immediately. That being said, if a student submits an appeal of a finding and/or sanction, such as a suspension, oftentimes the sanction is stayed pending the determination regarding the appeal. At some schools, however, even if an appeal is filed, pending the outcome of the appeal, the student is still expected to comply, so that would could mean an immediate withdrawal from campus housing and an immediate stop in attending classes. Suspensions are serious. An experienced attorney advisor can help navigate the process, can help potentially avoid a finding of responsibility and the consequent sanctions.

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