Breathe Fresh at UNF
In order to create a healthier campus environment for all of our students, faculty, staff and visitors, the University of North Florida has become a designated smoke-free campus.
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Effective Aug. 1, 2015, the University of North Florida is will be a designated smoke –free campus.
This regulation is about creating a healthier campus environment for students, faculty, staff and visitors. It also aligns with UNF’s commitment to supporting an environmentally beautiful campus. In addition, a campus climate survey showed overwhelming student, faculty and staff support for a smoke-free UNF.
a designated smoke-free campus means that the
act of smoking is prohibited on all University controlled properties. That
includes recreational facilities, residential building and parking lots and
garages. A full list
of policies and regulations about the Smoke-Free Campus Initiative is available
This initiative focuses on voluntary compliance, so every member of the campus community can play a part in keeping UNF smoke-free and clear of cigarette butts by reminding smokers that smoking isn’t allowed anywhere on campus.
No. All areas of campus will be designated smoke-free locations.
No. This policy extends to personal vehicles parked on University property.
E-cigarettes are permitted outdoors only and not to be used inside any building on campus.
UNF is committed to providing students, faculty and staff with access to tobacco cessation support and nicotine replacement therapies. One-on-one, free counseling sessions are also available through the Department of Health Promotion for any member of the campus community seeking help with overcoming their cigarette use.