Policy on Freedom of Expression

Category: Protest and Demonstration Policies School: Armstrong State University Statement Rating: Yellow Last updated: September 28, 2017

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Students, faculty, and staff are free to express their views, individually or in organized groups, orally, by sign or exhibit, on any topic, in all parts of the campus. Campus Visitors are free to express their views orally, by sign or exhibit, on any topic in the Free Speech Area.

3. Students, faculty, staff, and their registered student organizations may assemble and/or demonstrate anywhere on university grounds between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m., Monday through Sunday as long as the assembly and/or demonstration adheres to the provisions of Item 1 and 2.
4. All Campus Visitors may assemble and demonstrate in the Free Speech Area within the hours of operation of the Student Union, as long as the assembly and/or demonstration adheres to the provisions of Item 1 and a properly submitted Free Speech Area Request Form has been approved. Approval of requests will be made without regard to the content, viewpoint, or purpose of the assembly, except as specified in Item 2.


Free Speech Area Request Forms must be submitted by any Faculty, Staff, Student, or Campus Visitor that wishes to use the Free Speech Area.

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