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600 - Campus Facilities

601.5 Fire Safety

Date Adopted: 01/01/1993
Date Revised: 08/24/2004
References: 1991 Uniform Fire Code, Sections 2.201-2.205
Issuing Office: Administration and Finance
Approved By: Susan Briggs

  1. Policy

    The University of Montana Western prohibits the use of fire on University-owned or controlled property, except in pre-approved circumstances.

  2. Purpose

    This policy is established to provide a safe and healthy campus environment.

  3. Procedures

    Exceptions to this policy include:

    • Special requests may be approved in advance by the Vice Chancellor for Administration, Finance & Student Affairs.

    • Fires may be permitted in the Student Union Building fireplace and the Student Life fire pit with advance approval by the Dean of Students.

  4. Authority

    1991 Uniform Fire Code, Sections 2.201-2.205

  5. Responsibility

    Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance/Student Affairs, Dean of Students