Well-structured sanctions policy for alcohol which balances education/treatment with punishment and considers number and severity of infractions. No similar policy is in place for drugs, and there is a stated "zero tolerance." Full medical amnesty policy is in place.
(marijuana grouped with other illegal drugs in policy)
Sanction(s) for alcohol policy violations:
Typical sanction, first violation for underage possession: $50 fine, meeting with department of public safety. Second violation: Meeting with DPS, OCTAA, letter to parents, $75 fine. Third violation: Meeting with dean, letter to parents, alcohol assessment, $100 fine.
Sanction(s) for other drug policy violations:
Likely administrative suspension.
Typical sanction for first time possession of small amount of marijuana: