The Drug-free Schools and Campuses Act of 1989 requires an
institution of higher education to certify that it has adopted and
implemented a program to prevent the unlawful possession, use or
distribution of illicit drugs and alcohol by students and employees. The
following describes the Act's provisions.
As a part of its drug prevention program for students and employees,
Seton Hall University annually distributes the following information to
students and employees:
- standards of conduct that clearly prohibit the unlawful
possession, use or distribution of illicit drugs and alcohol on its
property or as part of any of its activities;
- a description of applicable local, state or federal legal
sanctions pertaining to the unlawful possession, use or distribution of
illicit drugs and alcohol;
- a description of health risks associated with the use of illicit drugs and the abuse of alcohol;
- a description of available drug and alcohol counseling, treatment, rehabilitation and re-entry programs; and
- a clear statement of the disciplinary sanctions that the
University will impose on students and employees who violate the
standards of conduct.
The University will conduct regular reviews of its drug prevention
program to determine its effectiveness, implement needed changes and
ensure that disciplinary sanctions are consistently enforced.
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