Help Stop Hazing

This site exists in order to create a more clear and comprehensive understanding on hazing at Elon, and the universities strict rules  against it. Being a part of a campus organization can be beneficial to students, and is an important and meaningful part of student life, and Elon wants to ensure it is a safe and enjoyable experience for all involved. 

This site is made for parents, students, faculty, staff, organizations, athletes etc. as a resource to learn more about hazing and what can be done to prevent it.

What you should know:

  • All acts of hazing by any organization, member, and/or alumni are specifically forbidden
  • At Elon, the sanctions for hazing include:
    • Persons - normally, not less than disciplinary probation for one academic year, nor more than permanent separation from Elon.
    • Organizations - not less than suspension of privileges for one academic year, nor more than indefinite disbanding of the organization.
  • Hazing is any action taken or situation created intentionally whether on or off campus, to produce mental, emotional, or physical discomfort, embarrassment, harassment, or ridicule.
  • It is unlawful for any student in attendance at any university, college, or school in this State to engage in hazing, or to aid or abet any other student in the commission of this offense.