The University of Iowa

Prohibitions of Use of Classroom Facilities

Smoking is prohibited on the University of Iowa campus. Food and beverages shall be consumed in academic buildings ONLY in areas designated by the responsible department or collegiate unit and not within a university classroom.

Any sound (e.g., musical rehearsals or amplified sound) that is audible to those in contiguous classrooms is also prohibited. All users of classrooms are expected to honor this policy. 

According to the University of Iowa Operations Manual, 35.5 Prohibitions in Use of Facilities, Section e:  Animals in buildings. Animals are not permitted in any University building or structure, and if found are subject to impoundment. Exceptions from this general prohibition include service animals, experimental subjects, approved animals in University student housing, or certified therapy animals at UI Health Care or in other events or programs as approved by the appropriate vice president.