Plymouth State University | The Foundation for Individual Rights and Expression

Speech Code Rating

Student Rights and Code of Conduct: Bias Incidents

  • Speech Code Rating
    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Policies on Bias and Hate Speech
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University System of New Hampshire: Acceptable Use Policy

  • Speech Code Rating
    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Internet Usage Policies
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All users may not …

  • Use computing or network resources for profit, commercial use or for the purpose of lobbying that connotes College involvement or endorsement of any political candidate or ballot initiative

Student Rights and Code of Conduct: Harassment Policy

  • Speech Code Rating
    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
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In the educational environment, for conduct to constitute harassment under this policy, it must include more than the mere expression of views, words, symbols, or thoughts that another person finds offensive.

Student Rights and Code of Conduct: Freedom of Expression and Assembly

  • Speech Code Rating
    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Protest and Demonstration Policies
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To facilitate robust debate and the free exchange of ideas, the University has established high visibility areas on campus as “Speakers Corners” that may be used by any person, including non-students and other campus guests, for expressive activities and related conduct, including the distribution of literature.

Student Rights and Code of Conduct: General Student Rights

  • Speech Code Rating
    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Advertised Commitments to Free Expression
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Plymouth State University students, as individuals, enjoy the same rights that are guaranteed to every citizen of the United States and the State of New Hampshire.  The University affirms the right of students to freedom of expression, conscience, political and religious belief, and peaceful assembly and association