XUSOM Network Domain Policies

Intentionally interfering with normal operation of the network, including the propagation of computer viruses, or sustained high volume network traffic which substantially hinders others in their use of the network is strictly prohibited.

Examples would be:

  • Downloading  movies  /  Uploading  to  external server
  • Downloading  music  /  Uploading  to  external  server
  • Downloading any software or electronic  files
  • Uploading, downloading or otherwise transmitting commercial software or copyrighted material in violation of its copyright
  • Using the Internet for gambling or illegal activities
  • Using the Internet for on-line game
  • Using the Intranet [LAN] for on-line  game
  • Video streaming / Torrent usage Etc…

If you are aware of a potential inappropriate use, please direct the information to itsupport@xusom.com Management will carefully investigate potential violations before taking action. Depending upon the severity of the violation and the history of the account involved, management may take any reasonable disciplinary action, including, but not limited to, one or more of the following   actions:

  • Issuance of a verbal or written warning
  • Suspension of the offending account

The University reserves the right to take any disciplinary action against any violators.

One caveat if you are “caught” in the act of violating the above procedure your Internet access will automatically be suspended, notification will be sent to the administration and the Dean of Student affairs.

If after a one semester suspension, a violation once again occurs, suspension will be permanent for the remainder of time in Aruba.

General Rules Regarding Acceptable Network Use

University provided Internet/Intranet and e-Mail privileges, like computer systems and networks, are considered university resources, and are intended to be used for educational purposes only. Students should be aware that usage is monitored for unusual activity.

Data Waiver Form

The student hereby grants permission to Xavier University School of Medicine to store and process personal data and sensitive personal data in a manner appropriate to the continuance and progression of my medical education. The student accepts that Xavier University School of Medicine will not abuse this information. The student accepts that Xavier University School of Medicine will not transfer this information to any third parties without their written permission. The student accepts that by requesting copies of their student transcript to be sent to third parties, such as other medical education establishments or the ECFMG, the student grants permission for Xavier University School of Medicine to transfer data relating to them to third parties. The student accepts that Xavier University School of Medicine will store personal and sensitive personal data for a reasonable period of time following their departure from the School and that their photographs may be used for continued advancement of the University.