Firearms, Alcohol, and Drugs

Firearms Policy

The unauthorized use or possession of firearms, explosives, dangerous chemicals, or other weapons on university property is prohibited.

Alcohol and Drug Abuse Policy

The unlawful possession, use, or distribution of illicit drugs and alcohol by students or employees is prohibited on University property and in conjunction with university activities. Violation of this policy by students is a violation of Drury University discipline code, which may result in dismissal, suspension, or imposition of a lesser sanction. Sanctions may also include referrals for appropriate rehabilitation. Violations of the policy by employees can result in disciplinary action up to and including discharge. Violators may be brought before the local court system. Drury University security officers will confront and may detain any persons they see possessing, distributing, or consuming alcoholic beverages on Drury University property. Springfield police officers will enforce Springfield city ordinances and Missouri state statutes.