Drug Safety

Location
Macon, GA
Undergrads
443
Tuition
$19,000
Admission Difficulty
Average
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College Sophomore

Drug Safety: Recently, Wesleyan has established an Alcohol Policy found in the Wesleyan Student Handbook. Only persons 21 and older are permitted to consume alcohol on campus. Additionally, all students and faculty must comply with the Georgia laws and Wesleyan College Policies.

4 College Freshman

Drug Safety: Wesleyan is very strict on the drug policy.

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5 College Junior

Drug Safety: Posters are everywhere and we are remind by faculty that the school has a no drugs on campus policy.

5 College Sophomore

Drug Safety: What Drugs? There are always a few that break the rules, but they keep it on the down low. Seriously, if they do use, it's done off campus.

1 person found this useful Report
3 Recent Alumnus

Drug Safety: The college needs to change policies, because the campus should not be a completely dry campus. Drinking is pretty popular on and off campus, even though there are rules against on-campus drinking.

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Rankings View more rankings . . .

  • 128th
    Least Underage Drinkers
  • 186th
    Most Drug-Free Campuses
  • 190th
    Least Peer-Pressured Students
  • 289th
    Best Schools for Non-Drinkers
  • 1050th
    Most Social Drinkers

Student Author OverviewWhat's This?

Francesca Landsman
Hometown
Marietta, GA
Major
Spanish
Grad Year
2013
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Wesleyan College is a dry campus; therefore, possession and/or consumption of an alcoholic substance is not permitted on the premises. Moreover, the school also has a no-tolerance policy against the use and possession of illegal drugs. Due to these regulations, drug and alcohol use is not an apparent part of campus life, preventing any peer pressure to consume them. While there is a handful of upperclassmen that risk concealing alcohol, they control their rate of consumption out of fear of getting caught. Violating either policy is a serious matter, and is handled differently depending on whether the individual is caught with alcohol or drugs. Alcohol violations are handled by honor court on a case-by-case basis. Fines, mandatory community service, and demerits are possible consequences for drinkers. Drugs, just like underage drinking, are a police matter, and consequences result from the state law.

While Wesleyan students respect the honor code, they also know how to let loose off campus. Any intense partying or drinking occurs at local bars or clubs, and a designated driver is always present. The most notorious upperclassmen known for sneaking alcohol on campus are those who occupy the apartment buildings. Also, in regard to drugs, the only one that is rumored to be on campus is marijuana. Occasionally, dorm residents report the smell of it; however, upon any recognition of a scent, it rapidly disappears.

Facts & Statistics

Alcohol-Related Referrals
0
Alcohol-Related Arrests
0
Drug-Related Referrals
0
Drug-Related Arrests
0
Most Popular Drugs
  • Alcohol
  • Marijuana
Drug Counseling Programs
Student Counseling Services
Huckabee Hall
Macon
(478) 757-4024
Individual and general support services are available, in addition to an anonymous counseling service hotline.

Student Polls

Name the most popular drugs on campus.    Based on 13 responses

  • 47% None
  • 29% Alcohol
  • 24% Marijuana
  • 0% Cocaine
  • 0% Ecstasy
  • 0% Heroin
  • 0% Methamphetamine
  • 0% Prescription painkillers (Vicodin, OxyContin)
  • 0% Prescription "study drugs" (Adderall, Ritalin)
  • 0% Other prescription drugs (barbiturates, Valium, Xanax)
  • 0% Psychedelics (LSD, mushrooms)
  • 0% Steroids

How would you describe the social drinking scene on campus?    Based on 14 responses

  • 0% Very noticeable. Most students take part.
  • 0% Pretty noticeable. Many students take part.
  • 36% Somewhat noticeable. Less than half of students take part.
  • 29% Barely noticeable. Very few students take part.
  • 36% Students don't drink on campus. Seriously.

How would you describe the drug scene on campus (not including alcohol)?    Based on 14 responses

  • 0% Very noticeable. Most students take part.
  • 0% Pretty noticeable. Many students take part.
  • 7% Somewhat noticeable. Less than half of students take part.
  • 50% Barely noticeable. Very few students take part.
  • 43% Drugs are not used on campus. Seriously.

How much access do underage students have to alcohol?    Based on 14 responses

  • 0% Practically unlimited.
  • 14% Somewhat abundant.
  • 36% Somewhat limited.
  • 50% Very limited.

How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?    Based on 13 responses

  • 0% If you don't partake, you're left out.
  • 0% You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
  • 23% Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
  • 77% You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
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