Announcement of Policy Review

May 17, 2013

Dear Colleagues,

UC Irvine is committed to providing a healthy working, living and learning environment for all members of the campus community. To this end, and consistent with a University of California system-wide initiative, UC Irvine is implementing a smoke-free environment policy effective January 1, 2014. The main focus of this policy sets forth the responsibilities of all members of the campus community and all visitors to the campus in establishing and maintaining a smoke-free campus environment.

The policy may be viewed on the following website:

If you wish to provide comments about this proposed policy, please submit them via email to, by July 1, 2013.

Thank you for your support.


Joseph DiMento
Chair, UC Irvine Smoke-Free Policy Task Force