Ban on Sagging Pants

August 17, 2015

By Jake New at Inside Higher Ed

Officials at Henderson State University on Friday defended the university’s decision to ban “sagging pants” on campus, amid concerns from students that the ban targeted black students.

While the Arkansas university does not ban any articles of clothing or style of dress in its official dress code, Henderson State employees recently posted signs in the student center stating that profanity, excessive loudness, rude behavior and sagging pants would “not be tolerated...

Schools: Arkansas State University Henderson State University