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

NAU is required to 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).

Faculty, students and staff are encouraged to read the university’s policies, including programs for prevention and intervention programs associated with alcohol and drug abuse. Information on potential legal sanctions also are included.

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