(A) The Resident agrees and acknowledges it is his/her responsibility to become aware of and observe all published policies, rules, and regulations affecting his or her status with the University. Specifically, the student agrees to abide by all policies, rules, and regulations outlined in the Housing Policies, Rules, and Regulations section of this document and on the University Housing website at https://housing.nku.edu/
. (B) If the Resident commits one of the acts described below and outlined in the Housing Policies, Rules, and Regulations section, it shall automatically result in review of their status as a Resident by the Office of University Housing. Should the Resident be found in violation of one of these acts, immediate revocation of the Housing Agreement, termination of residency, and student will be responsible for the full terms of the contract. (1) Use, possession, or distribution of narcotics or dangerous drugs as defined by local, state, and federal laws and not prescribed by a medical doctor. (2) Use and/or possession of alcoholic beverages in individual rooms or other Residence Hall areas, or university-owned or controlled property in contravention of established University policy and procedure or in violation of local or state laws. (3) Possession of and/or use of firearms, fireworks, or explosive materials. (4) Tampering with or improper use of fire fighting, detection, and alarm equipment. (5) The threat of, or intentional commission of any act in University Housing which poses a threat to the health and safety of any person. (C) The following items are not permitted to be used or stored in Resident rooms/apartments or any other area of Housing: any internal combustion engine, any acids, automobile batteries, electric vehicles, hoverboards, or scooters, gasoline, firearms, ammunition, or other weapons, fireworks, water beds or other water filled furniture. Due to health standards and possible inconvenience to other Residents, no animals (except service animals and emotional support animals), birds, or pets of any kind other than fish, with a maximum tank size of 10 gallons, are to be housed or kept in the residential facilities. Service animals, including emotional support animals, must be approved by the Office of Student Accessibility as part of an accommodation approval. Weightlifting equipment and devices, musical instruments with amplifying devices, and instruments equipped with amplifying devices, and instruments which disturb other Residents may not be used in the residential facilities unless so designated by the University. They may not be used in student rooms. (D) Personal business enterprises shall not be conducted in or from the University facilities. (E) Residents are held responsible for the conduct of their guests and are responsible for informing them of pertinent housing and/or University regulations. Guests who abuse these privileges may be denied the opportunity to revisit housing facilities. All non-residents must comply with the escort policy of University Housing in which they are a guest.