Student Affairs: Demonstrations & Mass Gatherings

Category: Protest and Demonstration Policies School: Marshall University Statement Rating: Yellow Last updated: September 25, 2017

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The following special provisions apply to all rallies and/or demonstrations (subject to approval/revision by appropriate University committees):

  1. Registration of a mass gathering must be made forty-eight (48) hours prior to the event in office of Student Activities or with the Dean of Student Affairs. The appropriate form must be filled out at that time. The purpose of the proposed rally or demonstration and the route of all moving demonstrations, rallies, or parades must be discussed and approved in advance by the Dean of Students, or his/her designee.
  2. Reservations for space use must be confirmed with the appropriate University Department.

6. In all instances, those holding rallies and demonstrations are responsible for making the necessary provisions to maintain the peaceful demeanor of the rally.

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