Saint Xavier University Tobacco Free Campus

Tobacco-Free Campus

Exemption Request

Exemption requests can be made for special ceremonial smoking and tobacco use in research. Please read the Tobacco-Free Campus Policy for details as to what that entails.

For consideration of an exemption, please contact the Office of the Provost ( and include the following information:

Requests must be submitted at least 15 business days in advance of the date of the requested exemption. Exemptions will be considered on a case-by-case basis. SXU reserves the right to determine location, safety and security measures for all requested exemptions. Exemptions may include a requirement for special set up and ventilation. All associated set-up and equipment costs are the responsibility of the student/student group requesting the exemption. A response will be provided within five business days of the request.