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 faculty and staff of the health risks, university policies, university and legal sanctions and the prevention/intervention programs associated with alcohol and other drug abuse.

Faculty and staff resources are available online and include:

University polices on alcohol and drugs

Health risks associated with alcohol and drugs

Prevention and intervention programs

Legal sanctions/disciplinary actions

Medical marijuana statement

If you have questions or would like a printed copy of this material, contact the Human Resources Department at (928) 523-2223, via email at hr.contact@nau.edu or visit the HR website.