Free Speech Areas

Lone Star College System provides space (Free Speech Areas) at any Lone Star College System location1 for the purpose of engaging in constitutionally protected speech and expression in accordance with LSCS Board Policy Section II.D.1.09 through D.1.12.

With the understanding that Lone Star College System (the "System") retains its right to regulate reasonable time, place, and manner restrictions concerning acts of expression and dissent, it will protect the rights of freedom of speech, petition, and peaceful assembly as set forth in the U.S. Constitution.

Any acts that are disruptive to the normal operations of the System, its College, College Centers and University Center sites including but not limited to classes and college business, or invades the rights of others will not be permitted.

Those desiring use of System Free Speech Areas2 should contact their Campus Office of Vice President of Student Services3 for assistance.



1 All properties owned by the Lone Star College System, which shall include, but not be limited to LSC-System Office, LSC-University Center, LSC-University Park, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-Tomball, LSC-CyFair, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Kingwood, and all affilliated LSCS College Centers.

2 With the exception of the Lone Star College System office and the Campus College Centers, Two (2) Free Speech Areas will be estabished at each LSCS location.

3 At the LSC-System Office and LSCS Center location, the requests should be made to the respective Administrator in Charge such as Office of the LSCS Senior Vice Chancellor or College Center Dean, Director or other College Center Administrator in charge.