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Administration & Finance

Policy Number: 202.3

Policy: Firearms on Campus

Date Adopted: 07/84

Revision Date: 01/04

References: MCA 20-25-324; BOR 1006

Approved By: Robert A. Duringer, Vice President for Administration and Finance

The University of Montana restricts the possession and use of firearms on the campuses of The University of Montana. Individuals authorized to carry firearms without prior approval from the President or Public Safety Director includes:

  • Peace officers
  • Federal authorities that are empowered by federal law to be armed.

Students living in residence halls or residence life facilities must register any firearm with the Office of Residence Life and follow mandatory requirements for possession.

Administration & Finance

The University of Montana-Missoula

University Hall 126

406.243.4676 / fax: 406.243.5537