Student Handbook: Standards of Conduct 13-14

Category: Harassment Policies, Statement School: University of Tennessee – Knoxville Statement Rating: Green

Relevant excerpt

Harassment, which is defined as unwelcome
conduct that is so severe or pervasive, and objectively
offensive, that it substantially interferes with the
ability of a person to work, learn, live, or participate
in or benefit from the services, activities, or privileges
provided by the University. In no event shall this
rule be construed to discipline a student for speech
protected by the First Amendment to the United States
Constitution (e.g., mere insulting or offensive speech).

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