Western Kentucky University

Drug Policy


 

Conduct information

zero tolerance

 

Drug Policy

Use, possession, production, manufacture, sale, possession with intent to sell, trafficking or distribution of narcotics, dangerous drugs or controlled substances, as defined in KRS Chapter 218A.  Specific violations related to this code include, but are not limited to marijuana, drug paraphernalia, anabolic steroids, dispensing prescription or prescription drug not prescribed to the student; driving while impaired by any drug, whether it be legal or illegal; and drug related activities used to induce an altered state is strictly prohibited.  The manufacture or distribution or attempted manufacture or distribution of narcotics, dangerous drugs, or controlled substances on or off University property is prohibited.

 

a. Any student with a violation of the Drug Policy while enrolled at the institution may be removed from student housing and / or suspended from the University.

b. Any student who is found to be manufacturing or distributing drugs on or off campus may be suspended or expelled from the University.

 Last Modified 8/8/13