Marijuana Sanctioning

NOTES: Numbers (1,2,3) denote first, second, or third offense(s). All sanctions apply for students receiving citations/referrals within 12-24 months of the previous incident. Letter home is not sent, per FERPA regulation, to those students who are over the age of 21.


Marijuana Use, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of other controlled substances, not chargeable as a felony under Illinois State law

  1. $50 fine, on-line drug educational program
  2. $100 fine, Marijuana Intervention Program, GAIN Accidental Harm to Self-assessment (Global Assessment of Individual needs), Letter home, University “probation”
  3. Suspension from University

Controlled substances chargeable as a felony under Illinois State law: i.e. cocaine, heroin, LSD, ecstasy, methamphetamine, etc.

  1. Suspension/Dismissal from University