Speech Code Rating

Information Services: Information Resources Acceptable Use Agreement

  • Speech Code Rating
    Red
  • Speech Code Category
    Internet Usage Policies
  • Last Updated
Santa Clara University IT resources shall not be used for: ... visiting, viewing or distributing Internet sites or materials that contain obscene, pornographic, profane or sexually explicit information, pictures, or cartoons; and publishing, displaying, transmitting, retrieving or storing inappropriate or offensive material…

Discrimination, Harassment, and Sexual Misconduct Policy: Discriminatory Harassment

  • Speech Code Rating
    Red
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
  • Last Updated
Discriminatory harassment constitutes a form of discrimination that is prohibited by University policy, and defined as unwelcome conduct by any member or group of the community on the basis of actual or perceived membership in a class protected by University policy or…

Student Handbook: Statement of Community Values

  • Speech Code Rating
    Red
  • Speech Code Category
    Policies on Tolerance, Respect, and Civility
  • Last Updated
As a member of this community, I will value diversity and learn from diverse people, ideas, and situations. ... Living this value is inconsistent with: ... Using degrading language toward any person or toward members of a specific group ...

Discrimination, Harassment, and Sexual Misconduct Policy: Other Civil Rights Based Offenses

  • Speech Code Rating
    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Bullying Policies
  • Last Updated
Bullying / Cyber-Bullying, defined as: Repeated and/or severe; Aggressive behavior; Likely to intimidate or intentionally hurt, control or diminish another person, physically or mentally; and That is not protected speech or conduct otherwise protected.

Student Handbook: Student Conduct Code

  • Speech Code Rating
    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Bullying Policies
  • Last Updated
Hazing, harassing, stalking, threatening, bullying, degrading language or actions, or any practice by a group or individual that degrades a student or employee, endangers health, jeopardizes personal safety, or interferes with an employee’s duties or with a student’s class attendance or a…

Student Handbook: Bias Incident Reporting

  • Speech Code Rating
    Yellow
  • Speech Code Category
    Policies on Bias and Hate Speech
  • Last Updated
The University defines a bias incident as any speech, act, or harassing action that targets, threatens, or attacks an individual or group because of its actual or perceived race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, age, religious creed, physical or mental…