In addition, items that are not generally considered as weapons but could be used or viewed as a weapon are prohibited. All offensive weapons and similar items will be confiscated immediately. Students violating this policy will be severely sanctioned, up to and including expulsion. The Law School will report such violations to the authorities if warranted.
Exceptions to this policy may be granted only upon registration with and the express written approval of the director of Campus Safety. >>UPDATE LINK Pepper spray and mace are also considered to be offensive weapons; however, possession of same for self defense purposes only may be permitted, but only upon prior registration with and the express written approval of the Department of Campus Safety. Control and storage of all offensive weapons shall be solely within the discretion of the director of Campus Safety. To the extent that exceptions to this policy are granted in connection with items for ROTC detachment, the director of Campus Safety shall consult with the military science professor with respect to the control and storage of such items.