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Increasing policy awareness

Use multiple formats to deliver accessible education about the SV/SA policy during orientation and at least once per semester

Participants emphasized the importance of making sure all students are aware of their university SV/SA policies. Delivering information about this topic once per semester increases the chances that all incoming students will learn about the policy soon after they arrive.