Sauk Valley Community College

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Cell Phone and Electronic Device Use in the Classroom

The use of personal pagers, cell phones, and other electronic communication and entertainment devices (e.g., MP3’s, CD players, tape recorders, video-graphic recorders, any such contrivance with photographic capability, etc.) in classes, labs and the library is prohibited. Pagers, cell phones, and other electronic equipment should be turned off and put away prior to entering classes, labs, or the library. Students with legitimate reasons for using this equipment can do so only after receiving explicit consent of the instructor or a librarian. Failure to comply with instructor or librarian request can lead to disciplinary action based on the Student Code of Conduct and referred to the Dean of Student Services for appropriate review and discipline.