1.5.7 Confidentiality of Hearing and Material

1. Subject to existing University rules or regulations governing the confidentiality of information, all documents related to the appeal shall be made available to the Committee, both parties, and their respective Advisors.
2. Hearings of the Committee are closed and all materials related to the hearings are confidential.
3. At the discretion of the Chair, incoming members of the GFC AAC may attend the hearing as Observers. Observers play no active role in the hearing. GFC allows for their attendance as part of the training process for Chairs and members. Observers will receive a copy of appeal material.