Campus Carry FAQ

Effective August 1, 2016, concealed carry of a handgun by license holders is allowed on Texas public university campuses subject to restrictions imposed by statutes and by the University President. Concealed carry is prohibited in some buildings on Texas State University campuses.

This FAQ is designed to help educate and spread awareness about the implementation of the Campus Carry law and the President’s rules regarding the carrying of concealed handguns by license holders on Texas State University campuses. The President’s rules, which have been approved by the Board of Regents of The Texas State University System, are set forth in UPPS 01.04.45Concealed Carry of Handguns by License Holders on University Premises.