KGI is an inclusive community of faculty, students, and staff . The constituencies who make up the community participate in developing the standards and policies that they believe will support the primary purpose of the educational community and personal development of each member .

KGI students have special rights and responsibilities as a member of this community. These rights include freedom of expression, autonomy, procedural protection, and the integrity of people and property. By ensuring these individual rights, KGI fosters an environment conducive to student success and well-being.

Students have obligations as well as rights. As members of an academic community, they must observe rules that benefit their classmates and the Institute. The materials included in or referenced throughout this document provide access or reference to the policies governing the general operations of KGI.

All students, faculty, and staff are expected to know and abide by all Institute and TCCS policies, regulations, and procedures and to report any violations of these. Accordingly, students are expected to adhere to a standard of behavior consistent with the high standards of the bioscience and healthcare industries, as well as the profession of pharmacy .

The statements set forth in this handbook are for information purposes only and should not be construed as the basis of a contract between a student and KGI . The policies and procedures contained in this Student Handbook are subject to revision at any time with little or no advance notification. To the degree possible, substantive changes will only be made between academic years.