For the purpose of this policy, firearms and weapons shall include, but are not limited to: shotguns, rifles, pistols, BB guns, dart guns, paint guns, starter pistols, blow guns, bows and arrows, knives over three inches in length, hatchets, martial arts weapons, including but not limited to nunchuks, throwing stars, and any other device that could be or appear to be of danger to other persons. Starter pistols may be utilized for specific events by qualified persons with the prior approval of the Director of Campus Safety.
Students, staff, faculty and guests are not allowed to have a weapon on campus, including in any residence hall at any time. Any student, staff or faculty member, or guest found to be in violation of this policy will be subject to possible removal from NHTI. Exceptions to this policy are NH Police Standards and Training personnel and sworn law enforcement officers.