Peer-to-Peer File Sharing

Jamestown Business College does not tolerate peer-to-peer file sharing. File sharing happens when a student downloads or shares copyrighted materials without the consent of the copyright owner. Jamestown Business College also recognizes copying student work whether online or with someone you know as an infringement of the peer-to-peer file sharing policy (i.e.: cheating, plagiarism). In a digital age nothing is anonymous. You must be aware that your actions are traceable and may result in a significant financial penalty, as well as dismissal from JBC.

Failure to adhere to this policy may result in civil and criminal liabilities as outlined in the Federal Student Aid Handbook.

Drug & Alcohol Abuse Prevention

The health risks associated with the use of illicit drugs and the abuse of alcohol are described in the handout “Not a Minor Problem” and the pamphlet “Common Drugs – Symptoms of Abuse,” which are distributed to all students and employees. Employees or students needing assistance are encouraged to use community assistance programs. Referral information is available through the Vice President. More information on the college’s policy, and consequences of policy violation – both personal and legal – can be found in the Student Information Handbook.

Other Disclosures

Jamestown Business College is in compliance with the Higher Education Act of 1965. as such, the following information can be found by reviewing the college’s student information handbook, catalog, or the United States Department of Education College Navigator: refund policy, requirements for withdrawal and return of Title IV funds, HEA Financial Aid, Academic Programs, Institutional and Program Accreditation, and vaccination policies.

Jamestown Business College welcomes all active duty military, veterans, and dependents. The Director of Financial Aid will serve as the contact person for all veterans.

Jamestown Business College is committed to ensuring equal opportunity and access to all members of the campus community in accordance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA). The college prohibits discrimination against any student, employee, or applicant on the basis of physical or mental disability. The college will provide necessary and reasonable accommodations to students and employees. Individuals with disabilities are responsible for reporting and supplying documentation verifying their disability to the Dean’s office.

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