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Sound Amplification Policy

Sound Amplification

Student organizations that are hosting outdoor events with sound amplification either through a speaker system, megaphone, or other similar devices must get approval from both Santa Clara University and the City of Santa Clara.

Click here to view the full protocol for gaining approval for sound amplification.

Permit Application Deadline

At least two weeks prior to the event date.

Amplified sound is not permitted on weekdays (except Friday evenings) or during reading period, final exams, and commencement for the Law School.

Student Handbook

To view the Sound Amplification Policy in its entirety, see pages 62 and 67 in the Student Handbook.