Athens State University

Location: Athens, Alabama
Type: Public
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Speech Code Rating

Athens 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 Clubs & Organizations Handbook: Regulations for Posting and Distributing Organization Materials

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Posting and Distribution Policies
    Last updated: February 10, 2020

    All materials to be posted or distributed must be reviewed for University Policy compliance by the Office of Student Activities. Reviewed materials will be expiration date stamped and posted/distributed in approved campus locations. Read More
  • Sexual Misconduct Policy and Procedures

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: February 10, 2020

    Harassment is conduct that is (1) unwelcome; (2) discriminatory on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, sex, pregnancy, religion, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by state or federal la... Read More
  • Information and Communication Technologies Acceptable Use Policy

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Internet Usage Policies
    Last updated: February 10, 2020

    Unacceptable Uses: … Sending chain letters, junk electronic mail, or any other type of widespread distribution of unsolicited electronic mail. … Sending political advertisement or political lobbying on campus or through the internet. Read More
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