University Policy on Smoking
Western Connecticut State University is a public university authorized under State of Connecticut statutes. In accordance with current statutes applicable to buildings owned and/or operated by the State of Connecticut and residence halls in public institutions of higher education, smoking is prohibited inside all buildings. In addition, the University has established the policy that smoking is prohibited within a fifteen (15) foot distance of all building entrances, exists and open windows in order to reduce the infiltration of second-hand smoke into occupied space.
Senate Approved R-07-09-04
Administrative Approval 10/26/07