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.
|Public or Private:||Private|
|Federal Circuit:||Ninth Circuit|
|Head of Institution:||President John R Kroger
3203 SE Woodstock Boulevard
Portland, OR 97202
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On this page, FIRE has excerpted policies that address speech and expression. You may download the full policy in .pdf form, below.
Restrictions on Expressive Rights
Harassment Policies (Learn More)
Guidebook to Reed: Community Policies - Sexual Harassment 12-13
2. such conduct directed against an individual persists despite its rejection; or such conduct directed against an individual is unwelcome, and the person engaging in the conduct knew or should have known the conduct to be unwelcome; or
3. such conduct has the purpose or effect of substantially interfering with an individual's academic or work performance or is so pervasive or severe that it creates an intimidating, hostile, or offensive environment.
Policies Restricting Freedom of Conscience (Learn More)
Guidebook to Reed: College Organization - Living with the Honor Principle 12-13
Internet Usage Policies
Reed College Computer User Agreement 12-13
Advertised Commitments to Free Expression
Guidebook to Reed: Community Policies - Dissent 12-13
Guidebook to Reed: Community Policies - Publications and Public Occasions of Expression 12-13
Guidebook to Reed: Community Policies - Public Speaking and Solicitation 12-13
Guidebook to Reed College: Community Policies - Academic Freedom and Responsibility 12-13
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The speech codes and policies above were last fully checked via internet and other research means by FIRE in September 2012. According to FIRE’s research the substantive policies are current at least until this date. Directory information, including the name of the president of the college or university, may have been updated more recently. If any policy has been revised, or if you believe that we are in error, please contact us.