Minnesota West Policies

Chapter 5 - Administration

5.18.1 Alcohol or Other Controlled Substances


In compliance with Minnesota Drug-Free Schools and Campuses Act and Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board Policy 5.18, Minnesota West Community & Technical College prohibits unlawful use, possession, production, manufacture, and distribution of alcohol and other drugs and controlled substances.  The possession, use, sale or distribution of alcoholic beverages and 3.2% malt liquor at the college and college sponsored event on or off campus is prohibited.



 Instructional purposes:  Use of alcohol in laboratory and classroom instruction/experiments is not prohibited.


Special events:  Petitions for use of alcoholic beverages may be submitted to the College President.  Such petitions must meet the MnSCU Board of Trustees policy and procedure requirements as stated in Board Policy 5.18.