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Code of Student Conduct: Rationale

  • Speech Code Rating
    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Advertised Commitments to Free Expression
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The University of Louisville is a community dedicated to the principles of free expression in which diverse views are encouraged and embraced. While the expression of an idea or point of view may be offensive or inflammatory to some, it is not…

Residence Hall Policies: Sign Posting Policy

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    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Posting and Distribution Policies
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Posters and flyers to be distributed within the residence halls must be approved by University Housing and Resident Experience prior to distribution and/or posting in residence hall areas, subject to objective, content- and viewpoint-neutral criteria. The guidelines and prior approval process pertain…

Code of Student Conduct

  • Speech Code Rating
    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
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Any student found to have committed or to have attempted to commit the following prohibited conduct is subject to the conduct sanctions outlined in Section 12: ... v. Sexual Harassment. Conduct on the basis of sex that satisfies one or more of…

Code of Student Conduct

  • Speech Code Rating
    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Harassment Policies
  • Last Updated
Any student found to have committed or to have attempted to commit the following prohibited conduct is subject to the conduct sanctions outlined in Section 12: ... ii. Harassment. Engaging in conduct that is so severe, pervasive, and objectively offensive, and that…

Bias Incident Response Team/Defining Hate Crimes and Bias Incidents

  • Speech Code Rating
    Green
  • Speech Code Category
    Policies on Bias and Hate Speech
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While valuing freedom of thought and expression, and multiple points of view, we recognize that some members of our campus community are affected by instances of bias and hate and need assistance. The Bias Incident Response Team (BIRT) is a group of…