Effective July 1, 2016
To create a healthier environment for everyone who comes to Northeast Wisconsin Technical College to study, work, or visit; Northeast Wisconsin Technical College campuses are tobacco/nicotine free. Northeast Wisconsin Technical College is strongly committed to maintaining, improving the health and well-being of all employees and customers, and complying with the State of Wisconsin law. NWTC will be a tobacco Free Campus, which includes all electronic nicotine delivering devices, usage is prohibited on the premises (buildings, grounds, sidewalks, streets, parking lots, and structures) or in College owned or leased vehicles.
Individuals may use tobacco or e-cigarettes in their personal vehicles; however, disposal of cigarette butts, smoking materials, or garbage on campus grounds is strictly prohibited.
NWTC is committed to the health and wellness of students and staff and support the use of FDA approved cessation methods on campus (ie gum, lozenges, patches or medication). Electronic cigarettes are not an approved cessation device and will not be permitted.
Tobacco and Nicotine Cessation Resources
To the extent feasible, and utilizing available college and community resources listed below, Northeast Wisconsin Technical College will support students who may decide to choose a healthful, non-tobacco use/non-smoking way of life. Emphasis will be placed on educating and referring staff and students to available resources/services that provide tobacco cessation assistance.
The following tobacco cessation programs and resources are available:
- Performance discussion with supervisor