Auburn University Montgomery
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|Public or Private:||Public|
|Federal Circuit:||Eleventh Circuit|
|Head of Institution:||Chancellor John G Veres III
Auburn University Montgomery
PO Box 2444023
Montgomery, AL 36124
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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)
Title IX Policy and Procedures for Student Sex Discrimination 12-13
prohibited conduct include: ... Engaging in unwelcome sexually suggestive conversation ....
Policy Regarding Harassment and Discrimination of Students 12-13
Conduct (physical, verbal, graphic, written, or electronic) that is (1) unwelcome; (2) discriminatory on
the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, or disability; (3) directed at
an individual or group in one of the protected classes outlined in this policy; and (4) so severe or
pervasive and objectively offensive that it unreasonably interferes with the victim’s ability to participate
in or to realize the intended benefits of an institutional activity, opportunity, or resource, unreasonably
interferes with the victim’s work or living environment, or deprives the victim of some other protected
Free Speech Zones
Student Handbook: Free Speech and Demonstration Regulations 12-13
require speakers to use the free speech area (located in the
Library Plaza-area between the north side of the Library Tower
and the south side of Goodwyn Hall,) or other designated
locations, to avoid unreasonable conflict with the normal
functions and requirements of the University and to assure that
the flow of vehicular and pedestrian traffic will not be impeded.
The area will be available Monday-Friday between the hours of
8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. The event must be scheduled with
Residence Life Community Standards: Posting Policy 12-13
and the department reserves the right to refuse such postings that contain rude, vulgar, indecent,
or obscene expressions.
Guidelines for Posting Signs on Campus 12-13
avoid offensive or lewd comments or drawings on all publicity materials.
Any materials found objectionable will be rejected for posting by the
approving authorities. Signs posted without approval will be removed, and
the individual or group responsible for posting the signs may be restricted
from further use of bulletin boards on campus.
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The speech codes and policies above were last fully checked via internet and other research means by FIRE in July 2013. 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.