The university considers any violation of its weapons policy to be a serious matter. While it is impossible to determine the appropriate university response without understanding the facts and circumstances under which a violation occurred, employees, students, and invitees on university property should anticipate strict enforcement of the university's weapons policy and consequences for violations to the maximum extent permitted by law and applicable university policy and procedures.
Employees violating the university's weapons policy are subject to sanctions up to and including dismissal from employment.
Students violating the university's weapons policy will be addressed via the university student conduct process and are subject to the full range of available sanctions.
Guests violating the university's weapons policy are subject to sanctions up to and including a permanent no-trespassing order for university property.
Student athletes are separately subject to sanctions up to and including suspension from intercollegiate athletics teams and loss of scholarship.
Those with parking privileges who violate the university's weapons policy are subject to permanent revocation of the right to park in university parking structures and surface lots.
Individuals suspected of violating state law with respect to the carrying of weapons or the sale of alcohol to individuals carrying weapons will be reported to local law enforcement.