NMSU Policy:  Smoking

Main Points: 

Smoking is prohibited in or at:

  • all enclosed buildings and facilities including classrooms, offices, food service venues, lavatories, and most residence halls (in accordance with Housing & Residential Life policies;
  • within 25 feet of building entrances and exits (when reasonable) and fresh air intake grills unless it is a specially designated smoking area
  • partially or fully enclosed walkways, corridors, elevators
  • vehicles owned, leased or rented by the University; and
  • within 50 feet of any area where flammable materials are handled or stored, or where other significant fire hazard may exist
  • indoor athletic or other University-sponsored or designated events
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References - NMSU Smoking Policy (approved 5/9/06) & New Mexico Clean Indoor Air Act (2007 rev.)

Signage - examples