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How We Treat Each Other

As a student, you can expect WU to

  • treat you with respect and tolerance both in direct exchanges and in written communication or in virtual space.

  • take your concerns seriously and provide support in case of discrimination, verbal attacks, insults, harassment, etc.

  • take you seriously as an adult member of the WU community. We will try to make this apparent in any situation, be it in class, during your exams or in direct contact with WU faculty and staff.

As a student, WU expects you to 

  • respect your colleagues as well as WU faculty and staff. This includes being polite and open in your daily exchanges, and being supportive and fair when working together with others. It is vital that you do not discriminate against, insult or harass anyone, etc. In addition, we expect you to report and combat this kind of misdemeanor.

  • pursue your studies with interest and enthusiasm. As a member of WU, you are an active participant in university life, both as part of your studies and in extracurricular activities.

  • take your studies seriously and act accordingly. Commitment, self-reliance, and initiative are important factors of academic success. 

Further information

Ombuds Office for Students

Equal Opportunities Committee

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How We Treat Each Other in Digital Space