Tufts University Drug and Alcohol Policy
Overall Grade: B
Reason for grade:
Sensible system of sanctions based on number and severity of offenses which balances education/treatment with punishment. No mention of a medical amnesty policy.
More info on grading criteria
Sanction(s) for marijuana policy violations:
(marijuana grouped with other illegal drugs in policy)
Sanction(s) for alcohol policy violations:
Dependent on severity and number of violations. First minor/major violation: warning and referral to director of alcohol and health education. Second minor violation: Probation 1. Second major violation: Probation 2. All second violations warrant parental notification, referral to director of alcohol and health education and possible requirement for additional evaluation/counseling. Third minor violation: Extended probation 2, referral to director of alcohol and health education, parental notification. Third major violation: One year suspension or medical leave and probation 2, parental notification.
Sanction(s) for other drug policy violations:
See alcohol sanctions.
Typical sanction for first time possession of small amount of marijuana:
Warning and referral to director of alcohol and health education.
Campus Good Samaritan Policy:
Statewide Good Samaritan Policy: