Dakota State University

Location: Madison, South Dakota
Type: Public
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Speech Code Rating

Dakota State University 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
  • Incident Reporting Form

    Speech Code Rating: Red
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: August 29, 2019

    Type of incident (please pick the appropriate number from the list below) … 5. Harassment: Conduct toward another person that has the purpose or the effect of creating an objectively and subjectively intimidating, hostile or demeaning environment that substantially interferes with the individual’s ability to p... Read More
  • Campus Posting Policy

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Posting and Distribution Policies
    Last updated: August 29, 2019

    All signs, announcements, bulletins, flyers and other types of advertising material are reviewed by the Student Services Center staff (located in Trojan Center). If material is in compliance with university, state and federal policies, it will be stamped as approved. Read More
  • South Dakota Board of Regents Policy 1.17: Harassment including Sexual Harassment

    Speech Code Rating: Green
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: August 29, 2019

    2.2 Harassment on the basis of sex, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, gender, gender identity, transgender, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or harassment on any other status that may become protected under law against discrimination or on a... Read More
  • South Dakota Board of Regents Policy Manual: 3:4 Student Code of Conduct

    Speech Code Rating: Green
    Speech Code Category: Internet Usage Policies
    Last updated: August 29, 2019

    Unauthorized use or abuse of technology, including, but not limited to: … Use of technology to interfere with the work of another student, faculty member, or institutional official; Use of an Institution’s technology to engage in Harassment. Use of technology to engage in unlawful activities, including those involv... Read More
  • South Dakota Board of Regents Policy Manual: 3:4 Student Code of Conduct

    Speech Code Rating: Green
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: August 29, 2019

    Harassment, which includes, but is not limited to: Conduct towards another person that is severe or pervasive enough to create an objectively and subjectively intimidating, hostile, or demeaning environment that substantially interferes with the individual’s ability to participate in or to realize the intended benef... Read More
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