Policy: Baraboo-Sauk County Tobacco and Smoke-Free
University Policy: Baraboo-Sauk County Tobacco and Smoke-Free
Date Effective: November 2014
Date Revised: April 2022
Responsible University Officer: Provost and Vice Chancellor for Administrative Services
Policy Owner: Assistant Provost
Policy Contact: Assistant Provost
REASON FOR POLICY
UW-Baraboo/Sauk Co. is committed to providing facilities for
its faculty, staff and students that are well maintained and promote academic
excellence. To that end, UW-Baraboo/Sauk
Co. is a tobacco and smoke-free campus.
This policy is not intended to control any person’s personal choice to
use tobacco or alternative smoking products, but rather to support a safer and
healthier environment for individuals to live, work and learn.
This policy applies to all employees, students, and the
public, including visitors, vendors, contractors, etc. It includes all the buildings and property
leased by the University of Wisconsin Board of Regents for the operation of UW-Baraboo/Sauk
County at 1006 Connie Road, Baraboo, WI; the buildings and property leased by
the UW-BSC Campus Commission for the operation of the Villas at Baraboo, LLC at
1020 Connie Rd, Baraboo, WI; and other uses that occur within the boundaries of
Wisconsin Administrative Code, UW System Chapter 18
No terms and definitions are associated with this policy.
The use of all tobacco products (cigarettes, cigars,
pipes and smokeless or oral tobacco such as “dip” or snuff) and alternative nicotine
products or intake methods which produce a smoke, vapor or emission affecting
individuals other than the user (including but not limited to products commonly
known as “e-cigarettes”) is prohibited anywhere within the buildings and
grounds of the campus, including parking lots, recreational areas and
surrounding wooded areas.
leadership will communicate this policy to employees, students and the
public. The Buildings and Grounds department will identify and
install appropriate signage to be located at points around the campus.
policy is enforceable under various state and local ordinances and UW System
policies. All faculty, staff and students are encouraged to notify and/or
remind individuals that we are a tobacco and smoke-free
campus. Infractions should be referred to the Assistant Provost or
the Baraboo Police Department, as appropriate.
designated to receive questions and feedback on the policy.
|| E-mail Address
|Assistant Provost||Mike Compton||608-355-5242 primary, or 608-342-1323|| email@example.com|
Effective: November 2014
Updated for Knowledgebase: April 2022