Washington Standard August 18, 1863
No student will be allowed to retain connection with the school whose habits are such as to gender him an unfit comparison, or who will not gender a ready compliance with the regulation of the School. Frequenting of saloon, and attendance upon theaters and balls, are not allowed, but students are required to be at their respective places ob abode at stated hours. A respectful observance of the Sabbath is required, and at 3 o’ clock P.M., each Sabbath, the Students will assemble at the University Chapel to study the Scriptures as a Bible Class.
The reading of the Scriptures, regarded as the only safe book of morals, will be a daily exercise of the school.