Northern Arizona University is committed to providing a healthy educational environment, consistent with university policies and free from unlawful acts.

In addition, NAU must certify compliance with the Drug-Free Workplace Act (41 USCA 701), the Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act (20 USCA 7101) and the Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention Regulations (34 CFR 86).

As such, the university is taking this opportunity to inform you of the health risks, university policies, university and legal sanctions, and the prevention/intervention programs associated with alcohol and other drug abuse. The link below will direct you to that information. Please review these materials so that you may make educated and informed decisions related to alcohol and drugs.

If you have any questions, or if you would like a hard copy of this material, contact the Human Resources Department at (928) 523-2223 or hr.contact@nau.edu.

Faculty and staff resources are available online and include:

  • University policies on alcohol and drugs
  • Health risks associated with alcohol and drugs
  • Prevention and intervention programs
  • Legal sanctions/disciplinary actions