For advice and information on all committees and campus complaints you can mail the campus disciplinary officer Swati Sharma (firstname.lastname@example.org)
The ARC has been set up to deal with any violation of academic policy/integrity/dishonesty. Based on the severity of the offense, the ARC will decide the penalties for the violation. The students’ interests are represented by two nominated members from the Student Body who will form part of the Academic Review Committee (ARC). The Academic Review Committee is headed by the Director of SSLA with two permanent faculty members along with a legal advisor of SSLA representing both, the interests of the students and the School.
For complaints to the ARC please email email@example.com
The UGC anti ragging regulation of 2009 is fully recognized and supported at SSLA. In case of a complaint regarding ragging, anti-ragging committee is in place for approach. In case of an official complaint regarding ragging filed at institute level, this committee would conduct inquiry and take appropriate action.
The student mentoring program at SSLA ensures a smooth adjustment and acclimatization process for the new students.. This program involves one senior student volunteer who is given charge of six new students. These volunteers help newcomers in familiarizing themselves to the new environment. It is overlooked by the senior faculty members at SSLA.
Anti Ragging Squad
The Anti-Ragging Squad is a committee devoted to maintaining the harmony between the students of the college. Not only are they involved in looking out for and preventing what traditionally constitutes ragging, they also take up the task of constantly coming up with better notions of what ragging involves, trying to involve the subtleties of the same. They run frequent campaigns to raise awareness about the necessity to report and thus put an end to all forms of ragging. They can be easily approached with any queries or complaints.
Anti-Ragging Squad- 2016-2019
Following are the Anti Ragging Squad at Symbiosis School for Liberal Arts (SSLA). Term of the committee will be for the period of three years i.e., 2016-19:
All grievances and complaints brought forward by students, staff, and faculty with regard to sexual harassment are overseen by the ICC. The constitution and working of the committee is in consonance with the UGC (Prevention, prohibition, and redressal of sexual harassment of women employees and students in higher educational institutions) 2015 updated from time to time.
Note: The committee shall take cognizance of sexual harassment complaints irrespective of gender, as notified by UGC.
The CHAC’s aim is to establish and review the students’ communication strategy for health care services. It also reviews all the health care policies and makes suitable recommendations to the management about it.
The Crisis Management Committee is a committee devoted to rectifying larger issues which acquire attention from the administration. This involves not only students, but also members of the faculty, as well the Director, Mrs. Anita Patankar. The discussions in this committee are usually with regards to the management of academic issues, as well as non-academic issues like issues involving the campus, peer conflicts, etc.
The food committee is a part of the hostel life. It is responsible for setting up the menu for the hostel mess. It also ensures that the quality of the food is up to the mark.
The SCRC will work to review, investigate and appropriately manage / deal with any violation of the Social Conduct Policies followed by SSLA and the SI(DU). This committee is headed by the director of SSLA along with two/three permanent faculty members representing both the interests of the students and and also of the institute. The SCRC also has the authority to refer cases to the Symbiosis International (Deemed University) for any further recommendations and penalties.
For complaints to the SCRC please email firstname.lastname@example.org
The SSLA Grievance Redressal Committee is a committee set up specifically to address the grievances of students in a speedy and efficient manner. The committee recognizes that students are better equipped to understand the problems of other students, and would also be more easily approachable by the other students. Grievances are dealt with under the policies of Symbiosis International University and resolved according to the procedures laid down, which are designed to “identify, resolve, and compensate”, as opposed to something as unproductive as simply “punish”.
The Library Advisory Committee is a reporting committee of the SSLA Faculty Council that provides advice to the Library concerning material and services needed by faculty and students in their teaching and research endeavors.
The duties and functions of the Committee shall be as under:-