SVCC HLC Self-Study Document

Sauk Valley Community College
HLC Self-Study Document

September 19-21, 2011

4A.1: Freedom of Inquiry

In order for a college to be most effective in valuing a life of learning, the college must have clear guidelines that outline the rights of students, faculty, and staff members when dealing with freedom of inquiry or, as it is more commonly known, academic freedom. The Board has approved and disseminated statements supporting freedom of inquiry for Sauk’s students and faculty, honoring those statements in its practices: