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Drugs and Alcohol

Illegal Drugs

The University does not condone possession, use or distribution of marijuana, LSD, or other hallucinogens, and narcotics by anyone in any campus facility. Any individual known to be possessing, using or distributing such drugs is subject to disciplinary action and possible arrest, imprisonment or fine according to state law.

Drug and Alcohol Abuse Education Programs

Consistent with its educational mission, the University also assists its members in finding alternatives to alcoholic beverages for promoting social interaction and stress reduction, and provides services and resources for community members who experience alcohol-related difficulties. A complete text of "Pittsburg State University Policy on Prevention of Alcohol Abuse and Drug Use" is available at the following campus locations: the Office of Human Resources, Office of Campus Life, Overman Student Center, the Student Health Center and University Police.

Alcoholic Beverages

Pittsburg State University seeks to encourage and sustain an academic environment that both respects individual freedom and promotes the health, safety and welfare of all members of its community. In keeping with these objectives, the University has established policies and guidelines conforming to the laws of Kansas governing the possession, sale and consumption of alcoholic beverages on the University campus. Underage possession and/or consumption of alcoholic beverages is not permitted on property owned or controlled by the University. Intentionally or knowingly selling, or intentionally or knowingly "furnishing" alcoholic beverages to persons under the age of 21, or to persons obviously inebriated, is not permitted on property owned or controlled by the University