Texas Tech University


[NEW OP–initial posting 10/31/19]
[Added attachment–11/16/20; no additional change to OP]
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Operating Policy and Procedure

OP 61.44: Freedom of Expression

DATE: October 31, 2019

PURPOSE: Texas Tech University (TTU) recognizes freedom of speech and expression as a fundamental right and seeks to ensure free, robust, and uninhibited debate and deliberation by students enrolled at TTU as well as other persons. The purpose of this Operating Policy/Procedure (OP) is to ensure the fundamental right of freedom of speech and expression on the TTU campus.

REVIEW: This OP will be reviewed in July of odd-numbered years by the Associate Vice President for Operations, the Provost and Senior Vice President, and the Vice President for Administration & Finance and Chief Financial Officer.


Expressive activities on the TTU campus are governed by Texas Tech University System Regulation 07.04, which can be found here.


Attachment: Joint Report Regarding Institutions' Implementation of the Requirements of Senate Bill 18

Operating Policies & Procedures