Covid Related Disciplinary Outcomes for the period 01/03/20 to 31/03/21

Helen Courtfield made this Freedom of Information request to Cardiff University

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Helen Courtfield

Dear Cardiff University,

Please can you advise how many students have had disciplinary cases raised against them for breaches of your Covid Regulations for the period 01/03/20 to 31/03/21 and how many were dealt with by:
i) Suspension (of any length)
ii) Expulsion

Yours faithfully,

Helen Courtfield

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InfoRequest, Cardiff University

Dear Helen,

I am writing in response to your Freedom of Information request dated
01/05/21.

 

For ease of reference, I have reproduced your questions below and set out
our corresponding responses.

Please can you advise how many students have had disciplinary cases raised
against them for breaches of your Covid Regulations for the period
01/03/20 to 31/03/21 and how many were dealt with by:

i) Suspension (of any length)

ii) Expulsion

 

Allegations of Covid breaches are considered under the Student Conduct
Procedure and can be dealt with by informal warning or formal
investigation. The number of cases that have proceeded to formal
investigation for this period is 121.

No students have been suspended or expelled.

 

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Swyddfa Ysgrifenydd y Brifysgol University Secretary’s Office

Prifysgol Caerdydd Cardiff University

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