Remote Controlled Aircraft (RCA) and Drones


  1. Except for authorized University employees conducting official University business, RCA s may not be used on University property except for the following property: the parcel of land owned by Wesleyan and adjacent to Long Lane Farm (West of Long Lane, North of Wadsworth Street, South of Woodman Street, and East of West Street).

  2. In all events, RCAs may only be operated on University property in accordance with all applicable law and regulation, including but not limited to laws relating to the design and use of the RCA and the training, qualifications and actions of its operator.

  3. In all events, RCA operation is subject to all other University policies, including but not limited to those related to privacy, disturbance of the peace and reckless endangerment.

  4. The University, in its sole judgment and through its Director of Public Safety or other authorized individual, reserves the right to further regulate or restrict RCA use.

  5. Any and all exceptions to this policy may only be granted in writing by the University’s Director of Public Safety.

March 2017