Student Handbook: Student Rights and Responsibilities- Social Media Policy

Category: Internet Usage Policies School: University of Southern Indiana Statement Rating: Green Last updated: March 1, 2017

Relevant excerpt

USI will not regularly monitor the language and/or actions of students on social media platforms, including Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, etc. However, while the University will defer to the user policies of the individual social medium, USI will hold students accountable for reported related Code of Student Behavior violations by USI students.

Students may not:

  • Post messages that: incite imminent lawless action or are otherwise unlawful harassment, are defamatory or otherwise unlawful.
  • Claim or imply that they are speaking on behalf of the University.

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