Dress and appearance codes. Men: dress shirt and tie, neat slacks (no jeans), dress shoes (no tennis shoes) until 4:30 p.m. Socks at all times. Hair may not be over the ears or collar; no beards; mustaches neatly trimmed (no handlebars). Women: casual dresses (no skirts shorter than two inches from middle of knee), jumpers, skirts with sweater or blouse until 4:30 p.m. Nothing tight, scant, backless or low in the neckline; shorts only at the tennis and basketball courts; casual dress en route to and from those areas. Men and women have separate areas for sunbathing. "Female students must wear a modest one-piece bathing suit."
Dating. Freshmen and sophomores may not single date. Identification is checked at the security gate. "Occupants of any vehicle leaving campus shall be considered dating when both men and women are in the same vehicle." No personal display of affection. Students of both sexes may not be alone in academic buildings without staff supervision or in any unlighted area after dusk.
TV/movies. Television not allowed in dormitories. Students may watch approved TV shows in lounges. On-campus movies are censored to the equivalent of a G rating.
Music. No rock, disco, country and Western or Christian rock. Tapes and records of such will be confiscated.
Respect. Students must address faculty and staff by proper academic title and will not use first names when speaking to or about faculty.
Demonstrations. Not allowed unless approved by administration.
Chapel attendance at Sunday and Wednesday servcies of Thomas Road Baptist Church is mandatory.
Dormitories. Quiet hour "for study and meditation" school nights from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. "Any student who visits the room of the opposite sex will be subject to dismissal." Rooms are inspected for neatness daily; rooms may be searched with a warrant from the dean. Students must be in their rooms by 10:30 p.m. school nights and 11:30 p.m. weekends. Lights out at 11:15 p.m. school nights, midnight on weekends.
Discipline. Causes for expulsion include immorality (Romans 1:26, 27; I Corinthians 6:18; Exodus 20:14); involvement with witchcraft, seances, Ouija boards or other "satanic or demonic activity"; possession or use of alcohol or illegal drugs, or association with those involved; participation in unauthorized petition, demonstration or riot; visiting room of opposite sex, or spending the night in the residence of a person of opposite sex; stealing; forgery, or 16 reprimands for minor violations.