Policy on Alcohol & Other Drugs

For all members of the Georgetown community:

Georgetown University ’s policies on alcohol and other drugs reflect the requirements of applicable laws and impose additional sanctions and penalties for violations by students, faculty, and staff.

For information about the University's alcohol and drug policies for undergraduate, graduate, and School of Continuing Studies students, please visit the Code of Student Conduct.

Please visit Georgetown University’s Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act page for information about:

  • the University's other policies and applicable laws and penalties related to the use, possession and distribution of alcohol and other drugs;
  • information about the risks and effects of drug and alcohol use and dependence; and
  • resources to assist those who may be having a problem with alcohol or drugs.