University of Northern Colorado

Location: Greeley, Colorado
Type: Public
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Speech Code Rating

University of Northern Colorado 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
  • Board of Trustees Policy Manual: Sexual Harassment Policy

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: July 27, 2020

    It is the policy of the BOT of the University to maintain the University as a place of work, study, and residence, free of sexual harassment and exploitation of its students, faculty, staff, and administrators. Sexual harassment includes unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal or phys... Read More
  • Outdoor Event Permit Application Instructions

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Protest and Demonstration Policies
    Last updated: July 27, 2020

    This application is utilized for outdoor events on campus or other property controlled by the University of Northern Colorado for assemblies, demonstrations, gatherings, parades and/or activities with amplified sound. … 1. Contact the UNC Conference & Event Services Office to reserve an appropriate space f... Read More
  • Student Code of Conduct: Prohibited Conduct

    Speech Code Rating: Yellow
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: July 27, 2020

    Physical abuse, verbal abuse, threats, intimidation, coercion, and/or other conduct which threatens or endangers the health or safety of any person, including one’s self. … Harassment, which consists of any verbal, visual, written or physical conduct that is sufficiently severe, persistent or pervasive that it... Read More
  • Housing & Residential Education 2019-2020 Handbook: Bias Motivated Incidents

    Speech Code Rating: Green
    Speech Code Category: Policies on Bias and Hate Speech
    Last updated: July 27, 2020

    Colorado law prohibits bias-motivated crimes. … Any act that constitutes a bias-motivated crime as described in the Colorado statute quoted above is prohibited. There are many agencies on campus that are prepared to offer support and advice following a bias-motivated incident. Please consider using any of the ... Read More
  • Sexual Misconduct Prevention and Resources: Definitions

    Speech Code Rating: Green
    Speech Code Category: Harassment Policies
    Last updated: July 27, 2020

    Hostile Environment Unwelcome sexual conduct that is sufficiently severe or pervasive that it alters the conditions of education or employment and creates an environment that a reasonable person would find intimidating, hostile or offensive. The determination of whether an environment is “hostile” must be based on a... Read More
  • UNC Computer, Internet & Electronic Communications Procedures

    Speech Code Rating: Green
    Speech Code Category: Internet Usage Policies
    Last updated: July 27, 2020

    Unacceptable uses that are prohibited include, but are not limited to the following: … Unlawful communications, including threats of violence, obscenity, child pornography and harassing communications … Interference with or disruption of the computer, telephone or network accounts, services or equipment ... Read More