Mission Statement

The mission of the Office of Student Conduct is to develop student integrity and accountability through an educational, consistent, and equitable conduct process. The Office of Student Conduct is committed to improving student’s collegiate experience through conflict resolution and restorative justice.


Our Staff

Chio C. Sheppard
Assistant Vice President for Student Services

Chio joined the Office of Student Conduct in 2018 after serving as the Assistant Dean of Students and Director of Residential Life & Housing at Lincoln University of Missouri. Chio received his bachelor’s degree in Liberal Studies with minors in History, Professional Studies, and Psychology, as well as a Master of Science in Organizational Development & Leadership with a concentration in Higher Education. Prior to working in student conduct, Chio served in various roles within Student Affairs such as Residential Life & Housing, Campus Recreation, Counseling, student leadership, and retention programs.

Tanee A. Newby
Student Conduct Officer

(713) 313-6778

Tanee joined the Office of Student Conduct in 2018 after serving as a graduate assistant since 2015. She is a graduate of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff with a Bachelor of Art in Mass Communication – Broadcast Journalism, as well as a graduate of Texas Southern University with a Master of Art in Communication. Tanee began her work in student conduct in 2017, working closely with the Assistant Vice President for Student Services ensuring a fair and equitable process for all students.


Office Information


Monday and Wednesday - 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday - 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Friday – Remote

3100 Cleburne Street
Recreation Center, Suite 225
Houston, TX 77004

Telephone Number: 713-313-1038

Fax Number: 713-313-7842