Monroe College has established a Drug Alcohol Free Awareness Program (DAFAP). The DAFAP encompasses the following four phases:
Warning of the Dangers of Drug and Alcohol Abuse:
Drug and alcohol use impairs memory, alertness and achievement. It erodes the capacity to perform, think and act responsibly. It may be grounds for termination of your enrollment with the institution or other legal action.
This institution has a policy of maintaining a drug and alcohol free learning environment
All students and employees are hereby notified that the unlawful manufacture, distribution, dispensing, possession or use of illicit drugs and alcohol is prohibited in any of the institution's buildings. Any student or employee must notify the institution of any criminal drug and alcohol statute conviction for a violation occurring In the learning environment no later than five days after such conviction in compliance with the Drug Free Workplace Act of 1988, the institution "workplace" consists of the following locations:
Monroe College, 2501 Jerome Avenue, the Bronx, NY 10468
Monroe College, 434 Main Street, New Rochelle, NY 10801 or any teaching site, or any "off-site” location (i.e. field trips, job placement, luncheons, meetings, etc.) where the activities are in any way related to the institution.
Listing of the available local Drug Counseling, Rehabilitation and Assistance Programs are located on page 39. Additional listings can be obtained in the Office of Student Services.
Non-Compliance with the Terms of the Institution's Drug Free Workplace
Non-Compliance will result in one or more of the following actions being taken by this institution:
- The student or employee would be required to actively participate in a drug or alcohol abuse assistance or rehabilitation program by federal, state or local health, law enforcement or other appropriate agency. The following contains a description of the applicable legal sanctions under local, state, and federal law for unlawful possession, use, or distribution of illicit drugs and alcohol;
- Termination of enrollment