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Smoking Regulations

Policy: Smoke-free Campus with Designated Smoking Areas

With the exception of designated parking lots, Brookhaven College is a smoke and tobacco-free campus. This includes but is not limited to the use of chewing tobacco and electronic cigarettes.

Brookhaven College’s smoking policy applies to all employees, students, and visitors. All Brookhaven College campus buildings and grounds are non-smoking areas with the exceptions of the parking lots.

Should you have any questions about the Smoking Policy, please contact the DCCCD Police Department at Brookhaven College, Building B200 or call 972-860-4290.

How will the Smoking Policy be enforced?

Anyone noticing an individual who is smoking in a non-smoking area may inform the subject(s) of the smoke-free policy and refer them to one of the designated parking lots, or contact the College Police at 972-860-4290.

When an individual who is smoking in a non-smoking area is observed by a college police officer, the officer shall inform the smoker of the policy and request he/she relocate to one the designated parking lots.

Should an individual continue to violate the smoking policy after being advised by a police officer that he/she is in violation, the following actions may occur.

  1. In the case of a student, a report shall be written with said violation and the matter referred to the Vice President of Enrollment Management and Student Success.

  2. In the case of an employee, a report will be written and the matter referred to his/her supervisor.

  3. In the case of a visitor, the Police Officer will escort the violator off campus and a criminal trespass warning may be issued.