California State University – Monterey Bay

Location: Seaside, California
Type: Public
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Speech Code Rating
California State University – Monterey Bay has been given the speech code rating Red. A red light university has at least one policy that both clearly and substantially restricts freedom of speech. Read more
  • CSUMB Catalog: Rights & Responsibilities- Sexual Harassment

    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: January 9, 2019

    Sexual harassment may range from sexual innuendoes made at inappropriate times, perhaps in the guise of humor, to coerced sexual relations. Sexual harassment occurs when unwelcome conduct is engaged in because of the targeted individual’s sex, and: … Such conduct is so severe or pervasive that its effect... Read More
  • CSUMB Catalog: Rights & Responsibilities- Student Conduct

    Speech Code Category: Internet Usage Policies
    Last updated: January 9, 2019

    The following are the rounds [sic] upon which student discipline can be based: … Use of computing facilities and resources to send obscene or intimidating and abusive messages. Read More
  • CSUMB Catalog: Rights & Responsibilities- Student Conduct

    Speech Code Category: Policies on Tolerance, Respect, and Civility
    Last updated: January 9, 2019

    Students are expected to be good citizens and to engage in responsible behaviors that reflect well upon their university, to be civil to one another and to others in the campus community, and contribute positively to student and university life. Read More
  • Residential Life Community Standards: Posting/Advertising

    Speech Code Category: Posting and Distribution Policies
    Last updated: January 9, 2019

    Signs not meeting the educational goals and mission of the University, containing false, misleading or fraudulent information or discriminating or offensive language are strictly prohibited. Read More
  • Residential Life Community Standards: Discrimination/Harassment

    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: January 9, 2019

    When decorating your living area (including, but not limited to, the interior and exterior of room/suite/doors, windows, lounges, etc.), please remember that you are part of a diverse community. If community members approach Student Housing & Residential Life staff members with concerns about displaying decorati... Read More
  • Executive Order 1097: Systemwide Policy Prohibiting Discrimination, Harassment and Retaliation Against Students

    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: January 9, 2019

    Sexual Harassment, a form of Sex Discrimination, is unwelcome verbal, nonverbal or physical conduct of a sexual nature that includes but is not limited to sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and any other conduct of a sexual nature where: Submission to, or rejection of, the conduct is explicitly or imp... Read More
  • Residential Life Community Standards: Jeopardizing the Academic Success, Health, and/or Safety of Self/Others

    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: January 9, 2019

    Any threat or action of physical, emotional, or verbal harm in any form (including, but not limited to on line postings, written statements, verbal interactions, assault/battery, physical fights, malicious pranks, etc.) to any community member or guest is prohibited. … The placing of annoying or harassing tele... Read More
  • Time, Place, and Manner Policy (Interim)

    Speech Code Category: Protest and Demonstration Policies
    Last updated: January 9, 2019

    CSUMB believes that the search for knowledge requires the freedom to speak openly about concerns and issues. All students and employees of CSUMB and members of the public are free to lawfully exercise their constitutional right to freedom of expression on University property. Freedom of expression activity includes,... Read More
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