Smoke-Free Campus Policy

This is an excerpt of the university policy. Complete policy

As of January 1, 2014, smoking is prohibited on all campus property at the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, both indoors and outdoors, in university-owned vehicles and in privately-owned vehicles parked on campus property. The advertising, sale, or free sampling of tobacco products is also prohibited on campus property. Littering the remains of tobacco products or any other related waste product on campus property is further prohibited.

Purpose: To provide a healthy environment that promotes the health, well-being, and safety of students, faculty, staff, and visitors at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign by minimizing the negative effects of secondhand smoke; to improve fire safety; and to encourage a more sustainable environment.

Scope: This policy applies to any individual on campus property, including but not limited to students, faculty, staff, other employees, contractors, subcontractors, volunteers, visitors, and members of the public, and is applicable twenty-four (24) hours a day, seven (7) days a week.

Smoke-Free Campus Official Policy (pdf)