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Let's Clear the Air

In our 6th year of a Tobacco-Free Policy at IUPUI, we are proud to be a strong leader in Indiana by promoting a smoke free environment for our students, faculty, staff and visitors. As a vital member of the Indianapolis community with a major focus in the Health Sciences field, we encourage healthy habits.

A message from Charles R. Bantz, Chancellor of IUPUI

...In light of the latest U.S. Surgeon-General’s report, “The Health Consequences of Involuntary Exposure to Tobacco Smoke,” which concludes that there is no risk-free level of exposure to secondhand smoke, it is time to take the next, the only logical step, of making IUPUI completely tobacco-free...

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Did You Know?

24 hours after quitting: Your chance of a heart attack decreases.

2 weeks to 3 months after quitting: Your circulation improves and your lung function increases up to 30 percent.

1 year after quitting: The excess risk of coronary heart disease is half that of a smoker's.

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