Smoke Free Workplace

Smoking of any kind, including but not limited to tobacco products, hookah and e-cigarettes, is prohibited anywhere on university-owned or controlled grounds.

This includes all campuses (Forest Grove, Hillsboro, Eugene, Woodburn) and all other locations (Portland, Beaverton, Cornelius, Vancouver, Hawai'i).

The policy applies to all areas (indoor and outdoor), including parking lots and inside vehicles parked on university owned or controlled property.

Use of all types of tobacco products, including smokeless chew or snuff, is prohibited at the Hillsboro, Eugene and Woodburn campuses, and locations in Portland.

The sale or distribution of tobacco products of any kind are not permitted on Pacific University owned and controlled property.

Signage noting the prohibition of smoking is prominently displayed throughout all university owned or controlled locations.

Compliance and enforcement of this policy is a shared responsibility of all university community members. Incidents of non-compliance may be reported to Campus Public Safety, the Office of Student Life or the Office of Human Resources.


Pacific University Smoking and Tobacco Use Policy
Pacific University’s Employee Assistance Program

Oregon’s Smokefree Workplace
Benefits of Quitting Over Time
American Cancer Society: Smoking in the Workplace

FAQ's for A Smoke Free Campus
Tobacco Cessation Resources