Government Information

Earl Gregg Swem Library

Military Recruitment on High School and College Campuses: A Policy and Legal Analysis

Categories: Civil/Human Rights,Defense/Military,Education,Education-Higher

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/natsec/R40827.pdf

This report describes the various laws regarding military recruitment on high school and college campuses and discusses the policy and legal issues that they may raise. Essentially institutions have been stopped from using anti-discrimination measures relating to gays as a reason to ban military recruiters from campus by several laws that prohibit release of federal funds to campuses that bar military recruiters. From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists.