Michigan Technological University

Location: Houghton, Michigan
Type: Public
Thank Michigan Technological University for its commitment to free speech.

Speech Code Rating

Michigan Technological University has been given the speech code rating Green. Green light institutions are those colleges and universities whose policies nominally protect free speech. Read more
  • Policy & Procedures For Addressing Allegations of Sexual and/or Relationship Misconduct Against Michigan Technological University Students

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: June 3, 2021

    Sexual Harassment Unwelcome sexual, sex-based, and/or gender-based verbal, written, online and or physical conduct that constitutes Hostile Environment Sexual Harassment or Quid Pro Quo Sexual Harassment, as defined below. Hostile Environment Sexual Harassment When sexual harassment is severe, persistent or pervasiv... Read More
  • Student Code of Community Conduct: Discriminatory Harassment

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: June 3, 2021

    3.19. Harassment (General) Unwelcome conduct of a verbal, written, online, or physical nature that could reasonably be understood as being sufficiently severe, persistent, or pervasive, and disrupting or undermining a person’s ability to participate in or benefit from a University program, activity, and/or employmen... Read More
  • Student Code of Community Conduct: Bullying

    Speech Code Rating: Green
    Speech Code Category: Bullying Policies
    Last updated: June 3, 2021

    3.4 Bullying Intentional, repeated, and/or severe aggressive electronic, written, verbal, or physical acts of physical, social, or emotional domination that are intended to and do objectively and subjectively intimidate, harm, or control another physically or emotionally so as to substantially interfere with or limi... Read More
  • Student Code of Community Conduct: Sexual Misconduct

    Speech Code Rating: Green
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: June 3, 2021

    3.34.01 Sexual Harassment Conduct on the basis of sex that is unwelcomed and determined by a reasonable person to be so severe, pervasive, and objectively offensive that it effectively denies a person equal access to the recipient’s education program or activity. Read More
  • University Policy No. 5.06: Reserved Use of Designated University Outside Grounds

    Speech Code Rating: Green
    Speech Code Category: Posting and Distribution Policies, Protest and Demonstration Policies
    Last updated: June 3, 2021

    Exclusions No prior registration or approval is required for individuals or groups who intend to speak on campus grounds generally open to the public who: Require no amplification, specific equipment or setup needs; and Will not unreasonably block or interfere with the normal flow of pedestrian or other traffic at ... Read More
  • Student Code of Community Conduct: Assault, Endangerment and Threats

    Speech Code Rating: Green
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: June 3, 2021

    3.38 Threats Intentionally or recklessly threatening physical harm to any person; or intentionally or recklessly causing reasonable apprehension of such harm; or communicating to any person (including communicating by any communication device, anonymously or otherwise), with intent to threaten another person for no ... Read More
At present, FIRE has not been publicly involved in any cases at this school.