Design Media Arts Summer Institute
Summer Sessions courses and programs are subject to change, including, but not limited to, program dates, schedules, and mode of delivery, by action of the academic department offering the course/program or by the University. UCLA is currently offering remote instruction through March 2021 with limited in-person activities, monitoring changes to public health directives. In the event that remote instruction is extended to Summer 2021, the details of UCLA’s decision will be made available via UCLA Summer Sessions COVID-19 updates.
Important Resources and Information
RULES AND REGULATION
We are committed to offering all participants an educational experience of the highest quality, and also maintaining a safe and respectful learning environment. Participants will be entering into a community of students and educators and will be expected to conduct themselves in a manner which demonstrates respect for themselves, their fellow participants, UCLA’s faculty and staff members, program administrators, and members of the local community.
Participants must abide by the rules and regulations set forth by the Regents of the University of California on behalf of its Los Angeles campus, including, but not limited to, rules and regulations of the UCLA Office of Summer Sessions, the UCLA Office of Residential Life (https://reslife.ucla.edu/regulations), and the UCLA student code of conduct. Participants will be expected to meet the highest standards both academically and behaviorally and will be held fast to a commitment to academic and personal integrity, respect for all members of the community and teaching, research, administration, disciplinary procedures, or other University activities, regard for the basic rules of physical safety, compliance with directions of University or other public officials, and cooperation with adult supervision.
Conduct that threatens the health or safety of any person or that poses a threat of causing damage to University or community property will not be tolerated. Furthermore, Summer Sessions has a “Zero Tolerance” policy with regard to alcohol, illegal drugs (including the manufacture, distribution, use, possession, or sale thereof, or the attempted manufacture, distribution, or sale thereof), theft, lewd or indecent behavior, sexual, racial or personal harassment or intolerance, or use of unauthorized transportation. Use of any tobacco product as defined in the UCLA Policy 810, including smoking, chewing, spitting, inhaling, ingesting, burning, or carrying any lighted or heated tobacco product is prohibited on any University-owned or -leased property including residential halls. Participants will be expected to arrive to all program activities on time and abide by evening curfew times unless otherwise authorized and to sleep in the assigned room each evening. Guests and visitors will not be permitted above the lobby floor of the UCLA Residence Halls without permission.
Participants are subject to discipline, up to and including dismissal, for conduct in violation of the Participant Agreement.
The UCLA Student Code of Conduct has been developed to maintain a safe, supportive, and inclusive campus community that engages students in order to foster their academic success, personal growth and responsible citizenship. Therefore you are expected to conduct yourself in a manner which demonstrates respect for yourself, your fellow Summer Sessions students, UCLA's faculty members, and members of the local community.
Behavior governed by the UCLA Student Code of Conduct includes:
- Academic honesty
- Treatment of others
- Health and safety
- Use of resources
- Use of alcohol and controlled substances
UCLA’s reputation for academic excellence and institutional integrity is among the most valued assets; as such, academic integrity is of paramount importance and UCLA does all within its power to maintain its standards.
Please note that while both UCLA and summer-only, non-UCLA students are subject to the same code of conduct policies, different conduct procedures may apply to non-UCLA students and that a Participant Agreement, if applicable, takes precedence.
JULY 12 - JULY 23, 2021