Firearms and Weapons Policy

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At no time are firearms, explosives, or other dangerous weapons permitted on the California State University, Sacramento campus, including such weaponry stored in a vehicle on University property. Prohibited weapons include but are not limited to: firearms (pistols and rifles), BB guns, pellet/pump guns, paint pellet weapons, slingshots, pepper spray, tear gas, “Tasers” (or other electroshock weapons), stun guns, archery equipment, martial arts devices, knives (foldable blades 3 inches or less in length and standard kitchen knives are allowed), swords and explosives. Such weapons are subject to confiscation and will be turned over to the Sacramento State Police Department. Violators of this policy are subject to disciplinary action, including revocation of License Agreement or more severe penalties.

Toy Weapons: Toy weapons can be mistaken for the real thing by law enforcement and situations involving the use of toy weapons can look like serious threats to the safety of those involved as well as bystanders. In consideration of the welfare of the entire residence hall community, all such realistic toy weapons are strictly prohibited.