Smoke-Free Campus Act at NIU focus of community meeting

By Northern Star staff

NIU will hold an open meeting with residents and businesses Monday to discuss the Smoke-Free Campus Act.

The Smoke-Free Campus Act, which goes into effect July 1, will prohibit smoking on all Illinois public university campuses, including outdoor spaces.

The meeting is 3:30-5 p.m. in the Holmes Student Center, Regency Room. There will be free parking in the Visitor Parking Lot.

Go to for more information about NIU’s implementation of the act.