Policies

Weapons Policy: Residential Students

Owner: Residential Life
Pertains to: Residential students
Description: Possession or use of any firearm, explosive, weapon, chemical, or other dangerous item by university students and/or their guests on residential living property or at a Residential Life function is prohibited.
Details: Possession or use of any firearm, explosive, weapon, chemical, or other dangerous item by university students and/or their guests on residential living property or at a Residential Life function is prohibited. Items which are prohibited include, but are not limited to the following: guns, swords, knives, tazers, and recreational items such as paintball guns, hunting guns, bows and arrows, hunting and fishing knives, fencing or martial arts weapons, decorative weaponry, etc. Law enforcement officials are the only individuals permitted to carry weapons inside any campus residence. Hamline University bans all handguns on the premises of all the university-owned residential properties.