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Firearms/Weapons Policy

Firearms/Weapons Policy


Firearms or weapons of any kind are not allowed on campus. Weapons come in many forms; the following items are examples of items that are prohibited on campus:

  • Pistol, revolver, rifle or any weapon designed or intended to propel a missile of any kind (this includes air soft, paintball, BB or pellet guns, potato guns and other such homemade devices)
  • Knife having a blade of two or more inches
  • Straight-edge razor or razor blade
  • Spring stick
  • Bat, club, or other bludgeon-type weapon
  • Nun chahka, nun chuck, nunchaku, shuriken
  • Throwing star or oriental dart
  • Stun gun or taser


The possession of a valid firearms permit or valid license to carry does not exempt students or staff from the provisions of this policy.

(720 ILCS 5/24‑1) (Ch. 38, par. 24‑1); CSC Policy 2.24; CSC Procedure

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