University Student Handbook

Weapons Policy

The possession, use, storage, carrying or transporting of a weapon is forbidden on all university property. This policy applies to all faculty, staff and students of Northwestern Health Sciences University and all visitors on university property. Authorized law enforcement officials are exempt from this policy. The term weapon is defined as all firearms (shotguns, rifles, and pistols), pellet guns, paint ball guns, explosives, switchblade knives or fixed blade knives with a blade length of four inches or greater.

Violation of this policy will result in disciplinary action and sanctions up to and including expulsion.