Sensible system for alcohol balancing education/treatment and punishment. Harsher sanctions for drugs, still balancing education/treatment with punishment but not distinguishing between marijuana and other drugs. Full medical amnesty is in place.
(marijuana grouped with other illegal drugs in policy)
Sanction(s) for alcohol policy violations:
Minimum required sanction for first offense: reprimand, educational alcohol program, parental notification. Minimum, second offense: referral for alcohol assessment, community service, parental notification. Third offense: community service, residence hall probation, referral to Student Health Center. Possible referral to off-campus counseling.
Sanction(s) for other drug policy violations:
Parental notification for all offenses. Minimum sanctions, first offense: disciplinary probation, community service, drug assessment. Second offense: one year suspension, substance abuse treatment program required for re-entry, disciplinary probation for two years after re-admission. Third violation: expulsion.
Typical sanction for first time possession of small amount of marijuana:
Disciplinary probation, community service, drug assessment.