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January 10, 2012
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New designated smoking areas as well as new fines for smoking on campus are now in effect. Designated smoking areas are now clearly marked with red flags. Seating is provided in these areas. Smoking outside of designated areas will now result in the following fines:

  • First Offense: $25
  • Second Offense: $50
  • Third Offense: $75
  • Fourth or Subsequent Offense: $75 and possible student judicial proceedings.

Designated smoking areas are located in most campus parking lots. However, be certain that you review the campus map so that you’re in compliance with the policy. Smoking citation fines are distributed to the Foothill-De Anza Community College District Police Department, 70 percent; and Health Services Office smoke cessation program, 30 percent. To provide a safe learning and working environment for students and employees, smoking is prohibited in all indoor and outdoor campus locations, with the exception of designated smoking areas. Smoking violations shall be subject to issuance of citations by the District Police as provided by state law. -Foothill-De Anza Community College District Board Policy 3217, Amended March 12, 2012 Foothill's Health Services Office offers you a variety of free resources to help you quit smoking, including:

  • Free one-to-one counseling;
  • Free nicotine gum or lozenges; and
  • Free nicotine patches.
  • All services are free of charge to currently enrolled Foothill students. Proof of valid registration and identification required.

For more information stop-smoking resources, call the Health Services Office at (650) 949-7243, access, or visit the Health Services Office (Room 2120) in the Campus Center Mondays–Fridays, 8:30 a.m.–1 p.m. and 2–4:30 p.m. Sources: CA Government Code Sec. 7596-7598, Amended Oct. 8, 2011; Foothill-De Anza Community College District Board of Trustees Policy 3217, revised March 12, 2012.

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Special Notice: Smoking outside of designated areas now results in fines.

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