Smoking of any nature is prohibited inside all University of Lynchburg facilities and in all University vehicles, regardless of location. Smoking is also prohibited in all outdoor areas of the University, with the exception of designated areas specified by the University.
Smoking includes but is not limited to use of cigarettes, cigars, pipes, e-cigarettes, and personal vaporizers or other devices associated with “vaping.” Possession or use of a hookah is prohibited in all areas of the University, both inside and outside.
Outdoor locations of the University where smoking is permitted are limited to:
- Areas designated by a picnic table with a large umbrella – Smoking is permitted at these designated tables and within five feet of the table or the associated ash receptacle.
- Porches and yards immediately adjacent to University-owned houses, townhouses, Courts, and apartments used as student residences.
- Inside a vehicle as permitted by the vehicle owner; windows and doors must be closed to contain smoke.
Outdoor locations of the University where smoking is permitted may be changed at the discretion of the University.
Littering of cigarette butts and other materials is prohibited.