Atlantic Cape Community College supports the rights of its employees, students and visitors to have the benefit of a smoke-free environment while on any of the College campuses.  Therefore smoking, which includes e-cigarettes, is prohibited inside all buildings, including hallways, stairwells, restrooms and other common areas.

Violators will be subject to disciplinary action:

  1. Normal administrative disciplinary procedures or the appropriate negotiated agreement grievance procedures will prevail for employee violators.
  2. Student violators will be called before the Dean of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management.
  3. All violators are subject to the public law governing smoking in public places.

Complaints may be addressed as follows:

  1. Employee complaints or inquiries should be directed to the immediate supervisor.
  2. Students should direct complaints or inquiries to the Dean of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management.
  3. In addition, anyone may register a complaint with a security officer.

All employees share the responsibility of monitoring the smoking prohibition.