Students join organizations for a variety of reasons, but never to be hazed.  What do new members want?  Among the many things they want are:

To make friends 
To have a positive experience 
To learn about the organization 
To feel wanted and needed 
To be informed as to what the organization expects from them 
To join an organization, not a disorganization 
To be respected as individuals and treated fairly
To be helped in adjusting to campus life 
To do only the work that initiated members do 
To respect older members 
To have lots of fun.

Adapted from page 37 of the FIPR Risk Management Manual (pdf)

Kansas - § 21-3434

Class B misdemeanor - prohibits intentionally encouraging another person to perform an act, which could reasonably be expected to result in great bodily harm, for initiation purposes.

Being found guilty for such a violation could carry a maximum penalty of $1000 fine and 6 months in county jail.

Report Hazing

To report a hazing incident, fill out the Hazing Report Form

Report an Incident

To report an incident, fill out the Incident Report Form.

Request a Presentation

To request a presentation about hazing, risk management, recruitment or other topics, fill out the Request a Presentation Form.

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