Ohlone is a Smoke-Free College - Student Health Center

Skull smoking a cigarette.Smoking is the #1 preventable cause of death in the United States and secondhand smoke is as harmful as actually smoking.

AP 3570 Smoking on Campus

Ohlone Community College District is a designated smoke-free district.  Smoking is prohibited in all college vehicles, buildings, indoor and outdoor facilities, disabled and general use parking lots, and all open areas of district property. 

See also AP 3570 on the Board website.

Get Help to QUIT Smoking - Tobacco Control Program

If you would like to quit smoking, we can help. Call the Student Health Center at (510) 659-6258.

California Smokers' Helpline 1-800-NO-BUTTS.Or, call the California's Smokers' Helpline at 1-800-NO-BUTTS.

Ready to quit or just think about quitting? Call California's free quit line and speak to a trained, caring professional. The quit line:

  • Is available in six different languages
  • Has a personal quit plan made just for you
  • Can double your chance of success
  • Is available to anyone in California, whether you currently smoke, have quit, or want information for a friend or relative

Online Resources to Help Quit Smoking

Man smoking cigarette with red circle and slash over his image.
American Lung Association
http://www.lungusa.org/
National Cancer Institute
http://www.nci.nih.gov/
Quit Smoking by Readers Digest
http://www.rd.com/quit-smoking/
Why Quit - a free online quit smoking forum dedicated to supporting, motivating and educating those quitting cold turkey.
http://www.whyquit.org/
Staff and students participating in a No Smoking Walk.Ciggybuttz (left) getting ready for a Fun Run!