Angelo State University

Location: San Angelo, Texas
Type: Public
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Speech Code Rating

Angelo State University has been given the speech code rating Yellow. Yellow light colleges and universities are those institutions with at least one ambiguous policy that too easily encourages administrative abuse and arbitrary application. Read more
  • Student Handbook: Use of University Space- Freedom of Expression Activities and Forum Areas

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Policies on Tolerance, Respect, and Civility
    Last updated: February 19, 2019

    Students engaged in freedom of expression activities may be subject to disciplinary action under the Code of Student Conduct for the following actions: … Activities that include the use of obscenities, libelous statements, or “fighting words” as defined by law. Read More
  • Student Handbook: Anti-Discrimination Policy

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: February 19, 2019

    1. Harassment Discriminatory Harassment is harassment based on a person’s protected class under this policy is a form of discrimination. Unlawful harassment is verbal, physical, or written conduct that shows hostility toward an individual based on or related to sex, race, national origin, religion, age, disability, ... Read More
  • Student Handbook: Code of Student Conduct- Sexual Misconduct

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: February 19, 2019

    Sexual Harassment Unwelcome sex based verbal, written, or physical conduct of a sexual nature when: … c. Such conduct has the purpose or effect of interfering with the individual’s work or educational performance or of creating an intimidating, hostile, or offensive working or educational environment, the comp... Read More
  • Student Handbook: Code of Student Conduct

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Policies on Tolerance, Respect, and Civility
    Last updated: February 19, 2019

    Intentional or reckless behavior that harms, threatens, or endangers the physical or emotional health or safety of others … Read More
  • Student Handbook: Freedom of Expression Activities and Forum Areas

    Speech Code Rating: Green
    Speech Code Category: Protest and Demonstration Policies
    Last updated: February 19, 2019

    The open exchange of information, opinions, and ideas between students is an essential element of the campus experience. These policies are intended to protect the interests of all students as well as other members of the University community. These policies presume that students are generally free to engage in free... Read More
  • Student Handbook: Code of Student Conduct

    Speech Code Rating: Green
    Speech Code Category: Bullying Policies
    Last updated: February 19, 2019

    Bullying/Cyber Bullying a. Repeated and/or severe aggressive behaviors that intimidate or intentionally harm or control another person physically or emotionally. Activities protected by freedom of speech will not be considered violations of the Code of Student Conduct. b. Severe, pervasive, and objectively offensive... Read More
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