Sexual misconduct reported by students

Yu Yun Hsieh made this Freedom of Information request to Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

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Dear Royal Conservatoire of Scotland,

Under the Freedom of Information Act, I request the following information about all instances of sexual misconduct reported by students at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland from 2015/2016 until the end of the 2019/20 academic year inclusive.

I request information on the following:

- Whether the university has a specific policy for handling allegations of sexual misconduct
- Whether the university employs an Independent Sexual Violence Advisor
- The number of disclosures made by students (including student-on-student and staff-on-student sexual misconduct)
- The number of formal complaints made by students (including student-on-student and staff-on-student sexual misconduct)
- Statistics of whether the perpetrator was a student or member of staff
- How many of these resulted in expulsion for the perpetrator

Yours faithfully,

Yu Yun Hsieh

foi, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

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Dear Yu Yun Hsieh,


Thank-you for your request, received by the Royal Conservatoire of
Scotland. Our response is contained in the enclosed attachment and I hope
this answers your request in full.


Please do let me know if we can offer any further assistance.


Yours sincerely,


Caroline Cochrane
Head of Information Services 
[email address]


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