Smoke Free Areas on Campus

Creating a physical environment that supports health and wellbeing is key to when transforming UBC's built and natural environments to create a happier, healthier campus community.
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Smoke free areas aim to increase health and wellbeing for all on campus


In support of Policy CS2: Smoking, Vaping, and Sale of Tobacco-Related Products on Campus, Campus and Community Planning has led the implementation of Smoke-Free Areas on campus to promote healthy learning, working and living environments. The initiative demonstrates a commitment to action as identified in the UBC’s Wellbeing Strategic Framework and the Okanagan Charter.

Stakeholder Engagement

Stakeholders who have consulted on the development of this initiative include:

Learn More

To learn more about the new smoke-free areas on campus and where they are located, visit UBC Wellbeing.