UGA Hazing Policy

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Hazing is defined as any intentional, negligent or reckless action, or situation-which causes another pain, embarrassment, ridicule or harassment, regardless of the willingness of the participant.

Such actions and situations include, but are not limited to the following:

1. forcing or requiring the drinking of alcohol or any other substance;

2. forcing or requiring the eating of food or anything an individual refuses to eat;

3. calisthenics (push-ups, sit-ups, jogging, runs, etc.);

4. paddling;

5.  line-ups (yelling at people in any formation or harassing them);

6. forcing or requiring the theft of any property;

7. road trips (dropping someone off to find his/her own way back);

8. scavenger hunts;

9. any activity that causes disruption of academic pursuits or endeavors;

10. permitting less then six (6) continuous, uninterrupted hours of sleep per night;

11. conducting activities, which do not allow adequate time for study (not allowing to go to
class, missing group projects, etc.);

12. nudity at any time;

13. running personal errands of the members (driving to class, cleaning their
individual rooms, serving meals, picking up laundry, washing cars, etc.);

14. requiring the violation of University, Federal, State or local law.

HAZING IS AGAINST STATE , FEDERAL, AND LOCAL LAW .

HAZING HOT-LINE PHONE NUMBER: 706-207-0779
(YOU WIL NOT HAVE TO IDENTIFY YOURSELF AT ANY TIME).

Contact Greek Life

706-542-4612
(F): 706-542-4611

153 Tate Student Center
University of Georgia
Athens, GA 30602

After-Hours/Hazing Hotline:
706-207-0779

Click here to view the UGA Code of Conduct. 

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Click here to submit a complaint.

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