Non-Smoking Policy

In order to promote the health and safety, comfort and well-being of all members of the College community, Franklin & Marshall prohibits smoking:

  • inside all buildings on campus, including academic and administrative buildings, the Alumni Sports and Fitness Center and the Steinman College Center,

  • in all indoor public areas and restrooms,

  • in shared as well as private offices,

  • in College Houses/College-owned residential facilities,
  • at all indoor and outdoor athletic events,
  • inside College vans, chartered buses, or other College vehicles used for mass transportation,
  • within 30 feet any campus building(s).

Lighted smoking materials are not permitted in any indoor public areas of the College, offices, or Houses/College-owned residential facilities. Smokers are expected to dispose of smoking materials properly and safely; trash receptacles are provided near most campus buildings for this purpose.

“Smokeless” cigarettes or “vaping” are not permitted in any indoor public areas of the College, offices, or Houses/College-owned residential facilities.