Drug-Free Campus Policy
As defined by State and Federal law, it is the policy of the San José Evergreen Community College to maintain a campus where students, faculty, staff, and administration are prohibited from the unlawful manufacture, distribution, dispensing, possession, or use of controlled substances, in accordance with Board Policy BP 3550 Drug Free Environment and Drug Prevention Program
Reference: Drug Free Schools and Communities Act, 20 U.S. Code Section 1145g ; 34 C.F.R. Sections 86.1 et seq.; Drug Free Workplace Act of 1988, 41 U.S. Code Section 702
This policy applies not only to the campus, but also includes participation in field trips, athletic competition, international study programs, and any activity sponsored by the college. Any violation of this policy will be cause for disciplinary action, up to and including expulsion. For information about substance abuse treatment, students may contact a campus counselor or refer to the information binder located in the Counseling Center and Information Center.