Southeastern Louisiana University

Location: Hammond, Louisiana
Type: Public
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Speech Code Rating

Southeastern Louisiana 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

This school has adopted the chicago statement for free speech. This school has adopted the chicago statement for free speech. This school has adopted the chicago statement for free speech.
  • Student Code of Conduct

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: October 1, 2020

    Abusive conduct includes all forms of harassment, abusive, and violent behavior. Abusive conduct includes all offenses which create an intimidating or offensive academic, work, or campus environment including but not limited to: • bias incidents including but not limited to acts of bias, acts of conduct, speech, or ... Read More
  • Student Code of Conduct

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Internet Usage Policies
    Last updated: October 1, 2020

    Abuse of computers and other technology includes but is not limited to: •sending or posting obscene or abusive messages through electronic means; … Read More
  • Resident Guidebook: Policies and Regulations

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Posting and Distribution Policies
    Last updated: October 1, 2020

    The University expects students to regulate their own lives in accordance with accepted standards and good taste. This means that possessions or displays which are inconsistent with accepted standards should not be kept in student’s rooms, specifically signs or articles which might have been picked up inappropriatel... Read More
  • Responsible Computing Policy

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Internet Usage Policies
    Last updated: October 1, 2020

    The University community encourages free speech and intellectual debate. However, free speech does not include hostile, intimidating, or threatening language or behavior. Southeastern Louisiana University has a tradition of providing a caring, nurturing environment for students and employees. Any use of computer res... Read More
  • Sign/Flyer/Poster Policy and Approval Form

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Posting and Distribution Policies
    Last updated: October 1, 2020

    A copy of all signs, flyers, posters, notices and/or advertisements (other than those through the student newspaper and/or athletic programs) for the University community must be presented to the Dean of Students, in room 2409 of the Student Union, as appropriate for display, for approval. The posting of signs, noti... Read More
  • Student Handbook: University Policy on Public Speech, Assembly, and Demonstrations

    Speech Code Rating: Green
    Speech Code Category: Protest and Demonstration Policies
    Last updated: October 1, 2020

    Southeastern has designated the following sites as preferred locations for public discussion and/or peaceful public assembly or demonstration: (1) Student Union Annex; (2) Student Union Plaza; and, (3) the grassy area of Friendship Circle. Although other campus locations may be available for public speech and assemb... Read More
  • Sexual Misconduct Policy

    Speech Code Rating: Green
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: October 1, 2020

    Sexual harassment means conduct on the basis of sex that satisfies one or more of the following: … Unwelcome conduct 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
At present, FIRE has not been publicly involved in any cases at this school.