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Campus Guest Information

Campus guests are responsible for familiarizing themselves with these policies and procedures and abiding by them during their visit to campus. Violation of these policies and procedures could result in cleaning or damage charges, removal from the campus and/or criminal arrest. 


North Carolina Central University (NCCU) prohibits possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages on campus by persons of any age. No person of any age may manufacture and/or sell alcoholic beverages in the residence halls or adjoining property outside the residence halls.


The possession and/or use of illegal drugs and narcotics are against state and university regulations and are not permitted on university property.


Playing on elevators is prohibited. The maximum number of persons on one elevator at one time is listed in or by the elevator. Overloading the elevators can cause them to break down, which can lead to guests being stuck inside them until repairs can be made by a certified technician.

Fire Safety

Fire and emergency procedures are posted on the back of each room’s door. Please familiarize yourself with evacuation routes. Tampering with fire safety equipment and/or smoke detectors is prohibited and will result in immediate action. Do not attempt to use elevators in the event of a fire or fire evacuation.

Posting of Signs and Information

All posters, flyers and notices must be approved by the Office of Special Operations. Sponsors must get approval prior to check in. Non-approved or unauthorized posters or materials are prohibited and will be removed.

Roof and Ledge Areas

For or your personal safety and the safety of others, access to roof and ledge areas is prohibited.


Do not prop open any floor or building doors. Report suspicious persons or behavior to University Police and remember any distinguishing characteristics. Know the people in your group, and report any persons on your floor who are not part of your group. Guests are restricted to the floor(s) assigned to them.

Tobacco Use Policy

Smoking of any material in any and all facilities owned or leased for use by the University, including all buildings and athletic facilities is prohibited within 25 feet of the entrance or exit doors, or the heating and air conditioning intake systems of such facilities, or in any other physical circumstance that would allow smoke either to enter or affect those persons entering or exiting such facilities.


North Carolina Central University is a designated school safety zone. This means that it is illegal to possess any explosive compound or weapon in or on any property owned by the North Carolina Central University, including residence halls. Illegals items include but are not limited to guns, knives, explosives, fireworks, martial arts implements, hoax devices, and paintball guns. It is a felony to break this law – penalties may be severe. If you legally possess a firearm in your vehicle, please do not remove it from your vehicle while on campus. 

NCCU complies with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in all programs and activities (including sexual harassment and sexual violence) in the University's educational programs and activities. For additional resources or to file a Title IX complaint, visit the NCCU's Title IX webpage.
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