Regent Policy Documents

SECTION 30: STUDENTS

30-2 STUDENT NEWSPAPER DISCLAIMER

(Formerly 75-6)

The following statement shall be carried in the masthead of all editions of those newspapers prepared by and for the students of any institution or college campus in the University of Wisconsin System and subsidized by funds or facilities under jurisdiction of the University of Wisconsin System or its institutions:

The (name of paper) is written and edited by students of the University of Wisconsin­ (name of campus) and they are solely responsible for its editorial policy and content.

History: Res. 1066 adopted 8/15/75; rescinds Wisconsin State Universities resolutions 3629, 3694 and 3710)


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The Regent Policy Documents were adopted and are maintained pursuant to the policy-making authority vested in the Board of Regents by Wis. Stats. § 36. The Regent Policy Documents manifest significant policies approved by the University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents. This document is a ready reference for those charged with carrying out these policies. Unless noted otherwise, associated documents and reports may be obtained from the Office of the Secretary of the Board of Regents, 1860 Van Hise Hall, 1220 Linden Drive, Madison, WI 53706, ph 608-262-2324. http://www.uwsa.edu/bor/policies/