Campus Visitors

Policy Number: 
IV.05.04
Reason for Policy: 

To describe conduct expected of campus visitors.

Entities Affected by this Policy: 

Anyone visiting campus.

Enactment & Revision History: 

2/14/17 – Renumbered (formerly UO Policy 01.00.04)

3/22/16 – Technical amendments (titles) made by University Secretary

6/7/85 – Reviewed and approved for reissuance by VP for Administration and President’s Staff

5/1/77 – Promulgated as AM 16.090 

Policy: 

Visitors to the University of Oregon are welcome, but are expected to abide by University rules and the ordinances, laws, and regulations of the city, county, and state. A visitor who fails or refuses to obey University of Oregon rules, or an ordinance, law, or regulation of the city, county or state, may be requested or ordered by a University official, designated by the President, to leave any part or all of institutionally-owned or controlled premises and to remain away therefrom until specifically authorized to return. Any visitor not complying promptly with such requests or orders will be liable to the legal consequences of such non-compliance including arrest and punishment for trespass and disorderly conduct.

University officials authorized to declare trespass are: the President.

In the event the President is unavailable to act personally or to appoint a deputy, and no written, standing delegation of authority covering the specifics of the situation exists, authority to act is delegated in the order listed to: the Senior Vice President and Provost; the Vice President for Finance and Administration; the Vice President for Research and Innovation.

Chapter/Volume: 
  • Volume IV: Finance, Administration and Infrastructure
  • Chapter 5: Public Safety and Risk Services
Responsible Office: 

For questions about this policy, please contact the Vice President of Finance and Administration at 541-346-3003, vpfa@uoregon.edu.

Original Source: 
UO Policy Statement