Location: Detroit, Michigan
Federal Circuit: 6th Circuit
Wayne State University has been given the speech code rating Red. A red light university has at least one policy that both clearly and substantially restricts freedom of speech. Read more here.
Red Light Policies
limited to: sending verbal threats which harm or cause reasonable apprehension of harm, sending messages that are malicious or that a
reasonable person would find to be malicious; sending photos or videos of staff members or residents without their express permission, violating
policies and practices of the Student Code of Conduct, as well as State and Federal laws, distribution of inappropriate information and/or
confidential correspondence, posting offensive/incriminating photos, blogs, websites or videos.
phone, computer, etc.
which promotes alcohol, drugs and/or behavior incongruent with the mission of Housing and Residential Life or the University will not be approved
destruction of property, snow ball fights, water fights, sports in the hallway/building (ball dribbling, hockey playing, skating, running,
rollerblading, bicycles, or scooters), and other violations of the Community Living Guide.
Discrimination because of sex includes sexual harassment which means unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal or physical conduct or communication of a sexual nature when:
... Such conduct or communication has the purpose or effect of substantially interfering with an individual's employment, public accommodations or public services, education, or housing, or creating an intimidating, hostile, or offensive employment, public accommodations, public services, educational, or housing environment.