Bicycles, Roller Skates, Roller Blades, Scooters, and Skateboards

There are strict guidelines that must be followed concerning the use of bicycles, roller skates, roller blades, scooters, and skateboards.

Whenever a person is riding on a bicycle, roller skates roller blades, scooters, or a skateboard, that person must yield the right-of-way to any pedestrian, bicyclist, or other mobility assistance devices for the disabled.

The campus grounds, sidewalks, streets, parking lots and other areas are not designed for or intended to be used by persons riding skates, roller blades or skate boards. Any use of these devices will be AT WALKING SPEED ONLY.

STUNTING AND JUMPING IN ANY MANNER IS PROHIBITED

Persons using these devices must assume ALL RISKS associated with such activities.

Bicycles roller skates, roller blades scooters, and skateboards are not permitted in the following locations: On or in any university building, structures, stairways, access ramps, steps, retaining walls, handrails, or other architectural elements. Any damage to university property is discouraged and the operator of these devices may be held financially liable for any damages occurring as a result of their use.

- SWOSU CHIEF OF POLICE RICK BOLAR