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Drug-Free Workplace and Drug-Free Schools Policy Statement

 
 

This is a statement of the standards of conduct and disciplinary sanctions to be imposed for the unlawful possession, use, or distribution of illicit drugs and alcohol by FGCU students and employees on FGCU property or as part of any of its activities. The unlawful sale, purchase, manufacture, distribution, dispensation, possession, or use of a controlled substance or the unlawful possession and use of alcohol is wrong, harmful, and prohibited in and on FGCU owned and controlled property or as part of any of its activities. Any FGCU employee or student determined to have violated this policy shall be subject to disciplinary action for misconduct, which action may include termination/expulsion and referral for prosecution. No employee/student is to report to work/class or any university activity while under the influence of illegal drugs or alcohol. Violation of these policies by an employee/student will be reason for evaluation/treatment for drug/alcohol use disorder and/or for disciplinary action up to and including termination/expulsion, and/or referral for prosecution consistent with local, state, and federal law.