Policy 5420B

USE OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES

The College prohibits students from using, possessing, or selling alcoholic beverages at college sponsored or supervised activities or on property it owns or leases. Students violating this policy are subject to disciplinary action and/or criminal prosecution. Due process is insured through the established judicial process.

By law, minors in the State of Wyoming under the age of 21 are prohibited from using, possessing, or purchasing alcoholic beverages. Furthermore, students over 21 are prohibited from purchasing or supplying alcoholic beverages to minors. Both of these groups can be prosecuted and/or disciplined. Violations on campus or at college-sponsored events will be reported to local law enforcement.

To prevent the use or misuse of alcoholic beverages, the College will cooperate with Wellbeing and Accessibility, Residence Halls and Student Life, local and area agencies to educate the College community.

Adopted: April 8, 1971
Adopted: April 28, 1977
Adopted: April 26, 1984
Adopted: May 26, 1988
Adopted: November 1, 1989
Revised: November 12, 2015

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