- Tampering with, misuse of, attempt to or conspiracy to misuse firefighting equipment (extinguishers, smoke detectors, alarms, or exit signs) will result in disciplinary probation and an automatic $500.00 fine; it may also result in loss of campus residency plus other disciplinary measures.
- The intentional misuse of or conspiracy to misuse any fire alarm system will result in suspension, as a minimum.
- Propping or otherwise tampering with the proper operation of fire doors, or exiting through “emergency exit only” doors in non-emergencies will result in a $300.00 fine and other disciplinary action.
- Alarms: Students may not disregard a fire alarm or refuse to evacuate a building in which an alarm is sounding, regardless of its nature (drill, false alarm or actual alert). Residents who fail to evacuate a building in a voluntary and timely manner will be subject to a minimum fine of $100.00 and other disciplinary action.
Please refer to the Residence Life policies for additional fire safety regulations concerning on-campus residence halls and apartments.