5.1.5 Smoking Regulations

Policy Section: Conditions of Employment

Policy Number and Title: 5.1.5 Smoking Regulations
Applicable to: All Regular Employees
Effective Date: December 1, 2006

Policy Description

Princeton University is committed to providing a healthy, smoke-free workplace and living environment. In order to protect the health and safety for all staff, faculty, students and visitors and in accordance with NJ regulation, the “New Jersey Smoke-Free Air Act,” the University has established specific rules regarding smoking on campus, both indoors and outdoors, for all staff, faculty, students and visitors.
Smoking, including e-cigarettes, is prohibited in all indoor workplaces and places of public access, including but not limited to all academic, residential and administrative buildings and elevators; individual offices and rooms; athletic sporting facilities; spectator areas at outdoor University events; University-owned vehicles, shuttle buses and vans; dining facilities and bars; and theaters and concert halls.
All University staff, faculty, students and visitors are expected to comply with the University's policy on smoking by respectfully smoking in designated locations away from all places of public access. To report any violations, staff and faculty should notify the Office of Human Resources.


Office of Human Resources
(609) 258-3300
Office of the Vice President for Campus Life
(609) 258-2056

Update Log

3/12/14  Include NJ ban on e-cigarettes.