University of Alaska Southeast

Location: Juneau, Alaska
Type: Public
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Speech Code Rating

University of Alaska Southeast 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
  • Student Housing Living Guide: Decorations and Room Modifications

    Speech Code Category: Posting and Distribution Policies
    Last updated: March 7, 2019

    hile students are permitted and encouraged to decorate their personal space in a way that is reflective of their personality, interests, and self-expression, decorations that may be offensive or obscene may not be displayed in an area that others can see without entering the personal living space of the roommate or ... Read More
  • Information Technology Services: Acceptable Use of Online Resources

    Speech Code Category: Internet Usage Policies
    Last updated: March 7, 2019

    [S]ome uses which are prohibited or restricted include the following: … Threatening or harassing communications. … Partisan political activity, e.g., sending email supporting a political party or group. Read More
  • Regents’ Policy & University Regulation: P01.02.025. Discrimination

    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: March 7, 2019

    Principles of academic freedom and freedom of expression require tolerance of the expression of ideas and opinions even though they may be offensive to some. However, ideas and opinions must be expressed in a manner that does not create an intimidating, hostile, or offensive working or learning environment or unreas... Read More
  • Regents’ Policy & University Regulation: P01.02.010. Freedom of Speech

    Speech Code Category: Advertised Commitments to Free Expression
    Last updated: March 7, 2019

    A. An environment of free and honest inquiry is essential to the functioning and the mission of the university. The board and the university therefore acknowledge, affirm, and espouse the right of freedom of speech as guaranteed in the Constitutions of the United States and the State of Alaska. The essential purpose... Read More
  • Regents’ Policy & University Regulation: Chapter 01.04 – Sexual and Gender-Based Discrimination

    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: March 7, 2019

    “Hostile environment” is when discrimination under this sex and gender-based discrimination policy is sufficiently serious (i.e., severe, pervasive, or persistent) and is both subjectively and objectively offensive so as to deny or limit a person’s ability to participate in or benefit from the university’s programs,... Read More
  • Regents’ Policy & Regulation: Chapter 09.02 – Student Rights and Responsibilities

    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: March 7, 2019

    Harassment is defined as behavior that is severe, pervasive or persistent to a degree that a reasonable person similarly situated would be prevented from fully accessing educational benefits, university services, or other opportunities. Harassment is also defined as behavior that limits the ability of third parties ... Read More
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