Human Resources - Smoking Policy

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, exits and open windows in order to reduce the infiltration of second-hand smoke into occupied spaces.


Approved on September 19, 2007 by the University Senate – Resolution R-07-09-04

Approved on October 26, 2007 by Dr. James Schmotter, University President


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