Related University Policies and Guidelines


SMOKING POLICY

The University of Houston-Victoria is committed to providing a healthy and safe work and learning environment for the university community. This policy and the associated procedures are consistent with this interest and with the City of Victoria Ordinance No. 2006-9 which prohibits smoking in all public buildings.

This policy prohibits the use of all smoking/tobacco products in university buildings, university grounds, including parking areas, sidewalks, walkways or other outdoor areas except in certain areas designated for smoking/tobacco use.

The campus Smoking Policy is available online at (http://www.uhv.edu/fin/policy/a/A-15.aspx).

This policy applies to all members of the university community including employees, students, university affiliates, alumni, volunteers, contractors and visitors and is applicable twenty-four (24) hours a day, seven (7) days a week.

Violations of this policy by students, faculty and staff may result in disciplinary action. Campus visitors will be asked to comply with the policy or leave campus.