Henderson State University

Location: Arkadelphia, Arkansas
Type: Public
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Speech Code Rating

Henderson 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
  • Code of Student Rights, Responsibilities, and Conduct

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Bullying Policies
    Last updated: August 24, 2018

    Bullying and cyberbullying are repeated and/or severe aggressive behaviors that intimidate or intentionally harm or control another person physically or emotionally, and are not protected by freedom of expression. Read More
  • Policy Prohibiting Sex- and Gender-Based Discrimination, Harassment, Misconduct and Retaliation

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: August 24, 2018

    Discriminatory Harassment: Detrimental action based on an individual’s race, color, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, service in the uniformed services (as defined in state and federal law), veteran status, sex, age, physical disability or mental disability. Harassing conduct... Read More
  • Technology Usage Guidelines

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Internet Usage Policies
    Last updated: August 24, 2018

    Any use of University property that would cause public embarrassment or possible liability to the University is strictly forbidden, and this specifically including, but not limited to, viewing or downloading inappropriate material from the Internet in the presence of others or in any way displaying such material, wh... Read More
  • Code of Student Rights, Responsibilities, and Conduct

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: August 24, 2018

    Harassment. Any unwelcome conduct based on actual or perceived status including: [sex, gender, race, color, age, creed, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, pregnancy status, religion, sexual orientation or other protected status]. Any unwelcome conduct should be reported to camp... Read More
  • Student Guide: Sign Policy

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Posting and Distribution Policies
    Last updated: August 24, 2018

    All signs placed on campus must have the approval of the Garrison Center Director’s office located in the Garrison Center. Read More
  • Student Guide: Residence Life Policies and Affairs- Harassment

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: August 24, 2018

    Harassment is defined as verbal, written, visual, or physical conduct based on or motivated by an individual’s actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, ethnicity, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or marital, veteran or disabled status or other characteristics as defined and protected by law in... Read More
  • Student Guide: Residence Life Policies and Affairs- Decorations

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Posting and Distribution Policies
    Last updated: August 24, 2018

    If decorations are deemed as a fire, health and safety issue, or offensive, you will be asked to take down said decorations. Read More
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