At Open Campus, we believe in the power of sharing knowledge to illuminate the issues facing higher education today. Unless noted, Open Campus stories are free to republish through a Creative Commons CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 license.

A guide to sharing

Attribution is key: Please credit Open Campus and the original author(s) at the beginning of the story. For example, “By [Author’s Name], Open Campus.” If possible, include a line stating, “This story was originally published by Open Campus,” with a link back to our website.

Keep the story intact: While we encourage sharing our stories, please do not alter the content significantly. Minor edits for style, length, or local relevance are acceptable. All original links, including those to Open Campus resources, must be retained.

Images and graphics: Photos, illustrations, and graphics credited to Open Campus can be republished with credit. Other photos may require separate permission. Questions? Contact us to ask.

Spread the word: If you’re sharing our stories on social media, please tag Open Campus.

No commercial use: Our stories are meant to educate and inform, not for commercial resale or syndication. Please do not use our content in a way that directly generates revenue through sales or advertisements.

Stay in touch: If you’re republishing our content, we’d love to hear from you. A quick email to helps us understand where our work is going and who it’s reaching.