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Campus policy regarding animals

Policy information on all animals on campus, including service animals.
  • All animals on campus must be on a leash and under the constant supervision and control of their owner/guardian at all times.
  • Except for service animals, no animals are permitted in university buildings or facilities.
  • No animal may be left unattended at any time on campus.
  • No animals may be tied or tethered to any university property, including, but not limited to buildings, railings, bike racks, fire hydrants, fences, sign posts, benches and trees.
  • Animals are not permitted in flower gardens/beds or fountains.
  • Animals may not disrupt or interfere with university activities, including but not limited to teaching, research, service or administrative activities.
  • Owners/guardians are responsible for cleaning up after their animals. Owners/guardians are strictly liable for any damage to property or injury to persons caused by their animals.
  • Owners/guardians must comply with all state, county and city laws pertaining to animal control while on campus.

For the complete university policy click here.