U.S. Colleges and Universities with Smokefree Air Policies


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While it has become relatively common for colleges and universities to have policies requiring that all buildings, including residential housing, be smokefree indoors, this list only includes those colleges and universities with entirely smokefree campuses.

Please note, these policies have been enacted but are not necessarily yet in effect. Please contact the school itself to verify the status of its policy.

Colleges and Universities with Smokefree Policies: Entire Campus, Both Indoors and Out

Below is a list of U.S. colleges and universities that have enacted 100% smokefree campus policies. There are now at least 648 100% smokefree campuses with no exemptions. Residential housing facilities are included, where they exist.

(In Kentucky)
Ashland Community and Technical College
Bellarmine University
Kentucky Wesleyan College
Morehead State University
Owensboro Community and Technical College (3 campuses)
Pikeville College
Spalding University
St. Catharine College
Union College
University of Kentucky
University of Louisville


In creating this document, the American Nonsmokers’ Rights Foundation relied on information found on the internet, information in student and campus administration handbooks and news articles, and information obtained from other tobacco prevention agencies. This information is accurate to the best of our knowledge; however, there may be some discrepancies due to incomplete information. This document will be updated with additional hyperlinks as time permits.