It is the objective of this policy to recognize state and national observances and
the diverse student and staff organizations within the College.
Community Use of College Facilities Policy (6035)
Commercial Speech and Conduct on WCC Property Policy (8018)
Flag - Cloth of distinctive size used as a symbol, standard, signal or emblem.
Banner - Cloth bearing a motto, message, or legend.
- The College will permit the display of flags and banners on campus under the following
- External flagpoles will be used to display the flag of the United States and/or the
flag of the State of Michigan only.
- Flags and banners may be displayed in designated locations within the College buildings
in conjunction with:
Additionally, flags and banners of College-recognized student organizations may be
displayed in the Student Center Building in the area designated for student organization
Flags and banners may be displayed internally during meetings of a group in their
Flags and banners may be displayed in conjunction with instructional or instructional
support activities which occur in college teaching and learning environments (e.g.
classrooms, Learning Resource Center, Artist's Gallery Dining Room).
Flags and banners must conform to approved dimensions for the specific physical setting
and may be displayed for no longer than seven days. They must also conform to health
and safety regulations. All flags and banners must be posted by the Office of Plant
Scheduling of display of flags or banners in designated locations and requests for
extensions will be approved by the Office of College Advancement in consultation with
the designated dean or building manager. Scheduling of the display of flags or banners
in the area designated for student organizations is the responsibility of the Dean
- State or nationally recognized holidays or observances
- College sponsored commemorations or events
Adopted: November 13, 1990
Administrative Review: May 2002