Policy Title:

Student Alcohol and Controlled Substance Use

This policy pertains to students not employees (FAC/Staff) of Drake. Drake traditionally places great value on student autonomy, independence, and responsibility. Consistent with this value, Drake embraces the concept of student ownership in and responsibility for establishing and reinforcing community alcohol standards.

Full Document:

This policy is maintained on a separate university webpage.

Policy Category: Student Affairs

Policy Owner: Student Affairs

Review Period: Two Years

Effective Date: December 22, 2016

Applicable Resources:


Drake encourages students who think they may have a problem to utilize one or more of the many resources available to get help:

  • Drake University Counseling Center
    3116 Carpenter Avenue
    Des Moines, Iowa 50311
    (515) 271-3864
  • Alcoholics Anonymous®
    www.aa.org (Local meeting information)
  • Narcotics Anonymous
    Des Moines Help Line: (515) 244-2277
  • National Drug and Treatment Referral Routing Service
    1-800-662-HELP (4357)
  • Substance Abuse Treatment Facility Locator