12.01 Restricting access to or use of buildings and property


The Secretary of the Board of Trustees is empowered to establish regulations restricting or prohibiting access to and/or use of University buildings and property in order to provide for the convenient and efficient conduct of the University's affairs, and the management and protection of such buildings and property; such regulations must be posted in the affected areas.

Michigan State University has established policies, ordinances, and regulations to reduce the risk of fire hazards in campus buildings.  Given the current risk of fire associated with hoverboards and the lack of recognized safety standards for such equipment, the Secretary of the Board of Trustees hereby prohibits the use, charging, storage, or possession of hoverboards and other similar equipment in all University buildings.

Enacted: September 15, 1964
Amended: May 16, 1969
Amended: December 10, 1994
Amended: March 18, 2016

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