Tobacco-Free You Policy

Creighton University became a tobacco-free campus on July 1, 2008.  Creighton is dedicated to providing a healthy, comfortable and productive living and working environment for faculty, staff and students as well as for our clients, customers and visitors. 

Our mission calls us to improve the health of the individuals and communities we serve.  This website is intended to provide information, resources and educational materials to help people understand the policy and obtain support for tobacco cessation.

Click here to read the full details of the Tobacco Free Campus policy.

Key Points

  • Tobacco use of any kind (smoking tobacco, smokeless tobacco, and e-cigarettes) is strictly prohibited on Creighton University campus locations (whether owned or rented)

    • Banned items include: cigarettes, cigars, little cigars, cigarillos, pipes, hookah, bidis, kreteks, gutka, "spit" or "chew" tobacco, snus, dissolvable tobacco, electronic nicotine delivery devices such as e-cigarettes and e-hookah, and any other item labeled as a tobacco product by the FDA's Center for Tobacco Products.

  • Programs to assist tobacco users in quitting are available through University assistance programs

  • Policy violators will be issued a citation by Public Safety