Possession of Firearms

Possession of pistols, firearms or other weapons on university property in any form is prohibited by state law, IHL policy, and university policy.  Failure to comply with state law or IHL and university policies will result in disciplinary action or criminal prosecution, or both.  See University Code of Student Conduct, T, and related A, B and C.  See also IHL Policy 1106.  See also Section 97-37-17 of the Mississippi Code, which makes it a felony for any student to possess or carry, whether openly or concealed, any firearm on University property. For more information, contact Office of the Dean of Students at 601.266.6028 or the University Police Department at 601.266.4986.