Firearms and Weapons Policy

No person shall be permitted to carry or possess a concealed or unconcealed firearm, weapon, or other hazardous materials on the university campus, other premises owned or within the control of the university, or at functions sponsored or sanctioned by the university. Items covered by this policy include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Guns and firearms of all types
  • Stun Guns
  • Air and Spear Guns
  • Machetes
  • Knives (other than pocket knives with blades less than three inches)
  • Knives used for cooking or dining
  • Swords
  • Billy clubs
  • Stilettos
  • Metallic Knuckles
  • Martial Arts Weapons (exception: as designated for an academic course)
  • Bows & Arrows (exception: as designated for an academic course)
  • Slingshots
  • Chemical Weapons
  • Fireworks and Incendiary Devices
  • Explosives of any type
  • Any other type of deadly weapon.

A student who possesses an item or material in violation of this policy will be subject to the University's disciplinary procedures and/or referral to the appropriate authorities for legal prosecution.