NRS 396.5475
Written policy for student publications.

The Board of Regents shall adopt a written policy for the Universities, state colleges and community colleges within the System for student publications which:


Establishes reasonable provisions governing the time, place and manner for the distribution of student publications;


Protects the right of expression in a manner consistent with the rights guaranteed by the First and Fourteenth Amendments to the United States Constitution for students working on student publications as journalists in their determination of the news, opinions, feature content, advertising content and other content of the student publications;


Prohibits, without limitation, the following:


Restricting the publication of any content in student publications unless the content would substantially disrupt the ability of the institution to perform its educational mission;


Dismissing, suspending, disciplining or retaliating against a faculty member, employee or other person acting as an adviser for a student publication or as an adviser to students working as journalists on a student publication for acting within the scope of that position, including, without limitation, taking responsible and appropriate action to protect a student engaged in conduct protected pursuant to the written policy or refusing to perform an action which violates the written policy; and


Expelling, suspending or otherwise disciplining a student for engaging in conduct in accordance with the policy, unless such conduct substantially disrupts the ability of the institution to perform its educational mission and the disruption was intentional; and


Includes a disclaimer indicating that any content published in a student publication is not endorsed by the Board of Regents, the System or a university, state college or community college within the System.

Source: Section 396.5475 — Written policy for student publications., https://www.­leg.­state.­nv.­us/NRS/NRS-396.­html#NRS396Sec5475.

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Report concerning academic programs, completion of degree and certificate programs and employment within field of study
Report concerning participation of ethnic and racial minorities, women and other protected classes in System
Access to all library facilities within System.
Form required for informed consent of students concerning release or disclosure of personally identifiable information.
Charges for tuition
Regents authorized to adjust tuition, registration and other fees based upon demand or costs
Reciprocal agreement with another state for full or partial waiver of tuition.
Waiver of fees for members of Nevada National Guard
Payment of fees and expenses of dependent child of public safety officer killed in line of duty or any other public employee who was killed in performance of duties
Access to electronic version of instructional materials to students with print access disability.
Student government: Establishment
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Time and standards of graduation.
Diploma of graduation
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Satisfactory progress toward obtaining degree required to participate as member of varsity athletic team.
Medical insurance for members of athletic teams.
Certain high school courses in computer science to meet certain prerequisites for college
Waiver of fees for child, widow or widower of person killed while performing duties as member of Nevada National Guard
Waiver of fees for veteran of Armed Forces who has been awarded Purple Heart
Waiver of fees for spouse or child of member of Armed Forces who is identified as prisoner of war or missing in action
Waiver of not less than half of fees for veteran enrolled in certain graduate degree programs
Authority of Board of Regents to defray cost of granting waivers of fees to veterans enrolled in certain graduate degree programs.
Waiver of fees for homeless or unaccompanied pupil
Written policy for student publications.
Last Updated

Feb. 5, 2021

§ 396.5475’s source at nv​.us