Honor Code Statement

We believe in being honest, true, chaste, benevolent, virtuous, and in doing good to all men. . . . If there is anything virtuous, lovely, or of good report or praiseworthy, we seek after these things (Thirteenth Article of Faith).

As a matter of personal commitment, conference leaders, committee members, and participants of the NM YSA Winter Conference seek to demonstrate those moral virtues encompassed in the gospel of Jesus Christ, and will

  • Be honest
  • Live a chaste and virtuous life
  • Obey the law and all YSA conference rules
  • Use clean language
  • Respect others
  • Abstain from alcoholic beverages, tobacco, tea, coffee, and substance abuse
  • Participate in all activities and attend Sunday service
  • Dress appropriately according to the activity in which you will take part
  • Encourage others in their commitment to comply with the Honor Code
  • All participants, upon registration for the NM YSA Winter Conference, are required to observe the Honor Code at all times. Please keep in mind that the NM YSA Winter Conference is a young single Adult conference, we the leaders ask of you to behave like young adults keeping those commitments and covenants that you have made with the Lord sacred, while having the time of your life.

    Conduct

    All participants are required to conduct themselves in a manner consistent with the Honor Code. In addition, participants may not influence or seek to influence others to engage in behavior inconsistent with the Honor Code.

    Participants must abstain from the use of alcohol, tobacco, and illegal substances and from the intentional misuse or abuse of any substance. Sexual misconduct; obscene or indecent conduct or expressions; disorderly or disruptive conduct; participation in gambling activities; involvement with pornographic, erotic, indecent, or offensive material; and any other conduct or action inconsistent with the principles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the Honor Code is not permitted.

    Participants must agree to respect the grounds and faculties used during the conference.

    Violations of the Honor Code may result in your removal from conference.

    (Honor Code was provided by BYU and changed to fit our NM YSA Winter Conference)
    In order to register for the NM YSA Winter Conference, you need to understand, accept and live by the Honor Code as outline above. If you have any questions, please feel free to write to us, using the Contact Us tab.