Possession, use, consumption, and/or distribution of alcohol, drugs, or synthetic marijuana are prohibited in the residence communities on the Minnesota State Mankato campus (regardless of age).

Alcohol Violations

  • Possessing or consuming alcohol on campus.
  • Possessing empty alcohol containers on campus (this includes all alcohol bottles, cans, beer bongs, or other containers).
  • Hosting other people in your living until with alcohol present or being consumed.
  • Being in a living unit where alcohol or alcohol containers are present (regardless of whether you are consuming).
  • Disrupting or disturbing others in the residence communities related to alcohol use on or off campus.
  • Engaging in criminal activity in the residence communities related to alcohol use on or off campus. Examples include, but are not limited to, theft or destruction of property, vandalism, physical assault, and sexual assault.

Drug Violations

  • Possession or use of illegal drugs on campus.
  • Possession or use of drug paraphernalia on campus.
  • Hosting other people in your living unit with illegal drugs.
  • Being in a living unit where drug paraphernalia and/or illegal drugs are present or in use (regardless of whether you are using the drugs).
  • Disrupting or disturbing others in the residence communities related to drug use on or off campus, including the odor of marijuana.
  • Engaging in criminal activity in the residence communities related to drug use on or off campus. Examples include, but are not limited to, theft or destruction of property, vandalism, physical assault, and sexual assault.