All firearms, explosives, and related paraphernalia are strictly
prohibited in the residence halls and on-campus property, including vehicles.
This includes, but is not limited to, handguns, B.B. guns, pellet guns, air
guns, stun guns, brass knuckles, knives, and any other type of weapon or item
that appears to be a weapon.
Hunting rifles, shotguns, bows and arrows, knives with blades
longer than six (6) inches, however, must be registered with the Office of
Public Safety and be stored under the locked storage system provided by Public
Safety. All guns must be unloaded and cased when brought to the Office of
Public Safety. Students who have items in storage who appear under the
influence of drugs or alcohol will not be permitted to checkout registered
The possession, sale, and/or use of any type of gun, firearm,
fireworks, and other explosives and weapons (including hunting equipment,
martial arts weapons, etc.) is prohibited in the residence halls and on campus.
Items found in residence facilities will be confiscated and held by Public
Safety until a determination is made by the Dean of Students on the return of
the item(s). Possession of a weapon or explosive, depending upon potency, can
result in the immediate suspension of the student.
Possession of fireworks, toxic chemicals, and gas grills is also
prohibited on campus property and in the residence halls.