Nonsmoking Policy

UTSA is a tobacco- and smoke-free campus. Smoking and the use of tobacco products are prohibited in and on all University-owned and leased property including but not limited to buildings, grounds, resident and housing areas, parking lots and structures, green space, sidewalks, walkways, and personal vehicles on the property. Tobacco products are defined as all forms of tobacco products including but not limited to cigarettes (of any kind, including herbal/spice cigarettes), cigars, pipes, water pipes (hookah), bidis, kreteks, electronic cigarettes, smokeless tobacco, snuff, and chewing tobacco. Details regarding the policy can be found in Section 9.36 of the Handbook of Operating Procedures. Compliance with the policy is the responsibility of all members of the University community, including contractors, vendors, and visitors. Violations will be dealt with on a case-by-case basis in accordance with established disciplinary policies of the University.