614.01 Student Activities Including Assembly, Rally, or Demonstration
Discussion and expression of all views are permitted within Sauk Valley Community College subject only to requirements for the maintenance of order. Support of any cause by orderly means, which is not in violation of law and which does not disrupt the operation of the College nor interfere with the rights of others, is permitted. The College retains the right to ensure the safety of individuals, the protection of property, and the continuity of the educational process.
In accordance with the Illinois Statute, “Interference with public institution of higher education” and the Student Code of Conduct, the College policy is to prohibit acts that interfere with College operations; the policy provides for freedom of expression and lawful assembly at the College and for the orderly petition for redress of grievances. As with such, venues are provided on campus for the lawful expression of opinions, demonstrations, and protests. The College retains the right to regulate the time, place, and manner of demonstrations to ensure the safety of individuals, the protection of property, and the continuity of the educational process. Contact the Dean of Student Services for approved procedures and regulations.