Academic Policies and Handbook
Harrison College Handbook
The Harrison College Catalog and Handbook is an information and reference guide on College policies; facilities; degree, certificate and diploma programs, course offerings; services; and personnel. The statements in the catalog are for informational purposes only, and should not be considered the basis of a contract between the institution and the student.
Communication From Harrison and Opt-Out Options
By providing your contact information (address, telephone, email) and submitting any contact forms to Harrison College, you may be contacted by a Harrison representative through various means, including phone calls, text messages, email, and postal mail.
You may opt out of receiving communications from Harrison College by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or postal mail to 500 North Meridian Street, Suite 500, Indianapolis, IN, 46204.
Provided below are the State Specific Student Grievance Contact Information for students and prospective students.
Financial Policies and Procedures
This document outlines the policies and procedures of financial aid operations at Harrison College.
Copyright protection in the U.S. is granted to any original owner of a “fixed” format. Once an idea, thought or work is expressed in a fixed format the person that created the fixed form usually gains copyright ownership. Copyright law is rooted in the federal Copyright Act of 1976, and its mandated regulations, which provide economic protection for the creator/owner of tangible and fixed forms of ideas and expression. Copyright law does not protect ideas, mechanisms or processes of producing tangible and fixed forms of ideas. Full compliance with Copyright law is required when utilizing sources, materials, videos, audio clips, images, and documents for lectures, websites, blogs, presentations, emails and even tweets. Copyright law provides economic protection for the creator/owner of tangible and fixed forms of ideas and expression. Copyright law does not protect ideas, mechanisms or processes of producing tangible and fixed forms of ideas.
Copyright Infringement is the act of violating the copyright owner’s rights. Infringement can occur when a work is used improperly and work is reproduced without permission. Anyone involved in infringement can be responsible if a claim is made by the copyright owner. Any copyright infringement, including without limitation, distribution of copyrighted material through unauthorized peer-to-peer file sharing, in connection with a student’s enrollment in a program of study at the College or conducted by the student through the use of the College’s equipment of information systems is prohibited and violates the both the Conduct section of the Student Handbook and the law. Any student who engages in copyright infringement will be subject to disciplinary action up to and including expulsion.
Students can make copies of written materials and print out electronic documents for their own personal use. For example, a copy of a portion of a copyright-protected work, such as a copy of an article, chapter of a book, page a newspaper, may be made without permission. However, copying all the assignments from a book recommended for purchase by the instructor, making multiple copies of articles or book chapters for distribution to classmates, or copying material from consumable workbooks, all require permission. Copies cannot be made for the purpose of distribution to other people or for commercial purposes.