TOBACCO-FREE POLICY

In order to promote a healthy environment for students, faculty, staff and visitors, Jones County Junior College will become tobacco-free on all campuses, effective July 1, 2012. The use of tobacco and smoking products is not permitted on any Jones County Junior College-owned property, including but not limited to, buildings, dormitories, grounds, parking lots, sidewalks, recreational and sporting facilities and College-owned vehicles. This policy applies to faculty, staff, students, contractors, vendors and visitors.

IMPLEMENTATION OF THE POLICY

  1. Publicize the policy through the use of all college publications, window stickers, yard signs, posters, flat-screen tvs, social media and other available means.
  2. The SGA will take an active role to educate and communicate the policy campus wide.
  3. The policy will continue to be posted on the college web site.
  4. Building Administrators will post the policy within their building.

ENFORCEMENT OF THE POLICY
It is the shared responsibility of all members of the college community to respect and abide by this policy. Infractions or complaints regarding this policy are to be resolved at the lowest possible level.