Health, Safety and Environment

Responsibility: President
Authorization: Board of Governors
Approval Date: Sep 1, 1991
Amended: Apr 8, 2005


Through this policy, the University of Saskatchewan will minimize the exposure of second hand smoke; promote a healthy and safe environment for all employees, students and visitors; and comply with the provincial Tobacco Control Act and the municipal Smoking Control Bylaw, 2004.


Smoking is prohibited in all University buildings, parts of buildings, enclosed spaces, leased spaces, University owned or leased vehicles and outdoor seating areas that are part of a restaurant or licensed facility.  Smoking is also prohibited at Griffiths Stadium except in designated areas.  Smoking is prohibited within a ten meter perimeter of any University building or ventilation air intake and other outdoor areas where posted.  This policy applies to all University employees, students and visitors.


The University reserves the right to take any action it deems necessary in the enforcement of this policy.  A complete copy of the procedures is available at

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Contact Information

Contact Person: Director, Workplace Safety and Environmental Protection (WSEP)
Phone: 306-966-8495