Drug and Alcohol-Free Campus Notification

WSU Tech is providing the following information in compliance with the Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act of 1989, and in support of the college’s commitment to assist students and employees in engaging in safe and healthy conduct.

Prohibited conduct pertaining to illicit drugs and alcohol use by students and employees:

WSU Tech employees and students are prohibited from engaging in the unlawful manufacture, distribution, dispensing, possession, or use of illicit drugs and alcohol in conducting any College activity. The sale, possession, and consumption of alcohol or cereal malt beverages is permissible only by persons of lawful age for events and locations that are specifically approved pursuant to WSU Tech policies.

Applicable legal sanctions under federal, state, and local law for the unlawful possession or distribution of illicit drugs and alcohol:

Legal sanctions under federal, state, and local law for the unlawful possession or distribution of illicit drugs and alcohol are severe.  Such sanctions include substantial fines, imprisonment, loss of driving privileges, and loss of federal financial aid.  For more specific information concerning these sanctions, visit the Sanctions page.

Health risks associated with alcohol and drug use:

Alcohol consumption poses several health risks including impaired judgment, impaired coordination, and impaired attention which may lead to difficulty in safely navigating one’s environment or difficulty in safely operating a motor vehicle. Unlawful drug use poses multiple health risks that can ne