Policy Manual

University Rights and Remedies

A violation of this policy for Use of Computing Resources may subject the offender to dismissal or other sanctions after compliance with procedural due process requirements. Authorized users of the university's computing facilities are required to comply with and, by using any such facilities, agree to comply with the policies set forth by this university and the University System of Georgia (USG). The university reserves the right to amend these conditions and policies at any time without prior notice. In order to protect the integrity of GCSU's computing resources and authorized users against unauthorized or improper use of those resources the university reserves the right to:

  • Limit or restrict any individual's use of; and to inspect, copy, remove or otherwise alter any data, file, or system resource that may undermine the authorized use of any computing resource.
  • Disclaim responsibility for loss of data or interference with files resulting from necessary effortsto maintain the privacy and security of those computing facilities.
  • Take appropriate legal action necessary to protect GCSU and its computing resources.
  • Enforce the Misuse of State Property policy as stated in Georgia Department of Human Resources, Policy #1205. State property may only be used for business purposes except byexception as stated in policy #1205.