New Jersey Institute of Technology

Location: Newark, New Jersey
Type: Public
Federal Circuit: 3rd Circuit

Speech Code Rating

New Jersey Institute of Technology 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 here.

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Yellow Light Policies
  • Campus Center Policies and Procedures: Advertising in the Campus Center 14-15

    Speech Code Category: Posting and Distribution Policies
    Last updated: March 5, 2015

    The following policies refer to banners, posters and flyers anywhere on campus. Questions about these policies should be directed to the Campus Center Office.

    What can’t I post on campus?
    Materials of objectionable taste will not be approved (i.e. sexist, racist, crude, libelous, etc.). Under no circumstance will material not advertising an event or service be allowed (i.e. someone’s personal views, thoughts, etc.) to be posted in the Campus Center. The Campus Center reserves the right to remove materials that do not meet criteria approval.

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  • Student Conduct Code: Prohibited Conduct 14-15

    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: March 5, 2015

    Assaulting, physically abusing, threatening, harassing, stalking, bullying, intimidating, coercing or otherwise endangering the welfare of any person (including, but not limited to, acts of discrimination, sexual harassment or assault).

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  • Sexual Harassment and Sexual Violence Policy for Students

    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: September 16, 2015

    Sexual harassment is unwelcome conduct that occurs based on a person’s sex or gender and that is severe or pervasive that unreasonably interferes with an individuals’ educational performance, or creates an intimidating, hostile or offense educational environment.

    Sexual harassment occurs when any one of the following conditions is present:
    a. Submission to or rejection of such conduct is made explicitly or implicitly a term or condition of an individual’s educational opportunity.
    b. Submission to or rejection of such conduct is used as the basis for determining academic performance, evaluation, grades, advancement or continuation as a student.
    c. such conduct that has the purpose or effect of unreasonably interfering with an individual’s performance or creating an intimidating, hostile or offensive academic, educational or living environment.
    d. Prohibited conduct includes deliberate, repeated, unsolicited verbal comments; physical gestures or actions of a sexual or physical nature; and solicitations for sexual favors.

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  • Acceptable Use Policy for Cyber Resources 14-15

    Speech Code Category: Internet Usage Policies
    Last updated: March 5, 2015

    You may not:

    • harass, threaten or otherwise harm others by sending obscene, abusive, or injurious communications….

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Green Light Policies
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