Drug Safety

YesI'm interested, let this school know MaybeBookmark for later NoShow me better matches What does it mean to express interest?
Oops! There was an error.

Reload the page and try again.

Saving your interest We will attempt to notify this school of your interest. This school has been saved to your schools listyour schools list. This school has been removed from your recommended schools list.
For more schools, visit your recommended schools list.

Drug Safety


{{ error }}
3 College Sophomore

Drug Safety: There are worse places with a lot more drug problems.

3 College Freshman

Drug Safety: Drugs aren't a big issue, but occasionally you will see something

1 person found this useful Report
3 College Junior

Drug Safety: High alcohol usage, I'm not really sure about drugs.

3 College Sophomore

Drug Safety: Many students have shared their alcohol use stories, (many are underage), but I have never personally seen anything while on campus during the school day.

4 College Junior

Drug Safety: I've never had a problem. Neither have my friends.


{{review.SectionLabel}} at {{review.EntityName}}:

{{review.Votes}} found this useful - Did you? Was this useful? Yes Report

Sorry, there are no reviews.

  • {{settings.pageNumber}} of {{settings.maxPages}}
  • Pages:
  • ... {{page}}

Student Author OverviewWhat's this?

View student contributors

The University will not tolerate the use, possession, and/or distribution of alcohol or illegal drugs. Students may be denied admittance to University facilities if it is believed they are under the influence, or in possession of, alcohol or illegal drugs. Negative behavior that results from the use of alcohol or other drugs will not be tolerated in the University community. The Judicial Affairs Office will formally adjudicate all instances of drug and alcohol usage.

Pennsylvania law states that no one under 21 years of age shall possess, sell, transport, or consume alcoholic beverages. Any student or guest, including those 21 or older, is not permitted to possess or consume alcoholic beverages in the University residence halls or apartments. Students that are intoxicated are not excused, and disciplinary action will be taken against offenders. Possession, sale, use, transfer, and purchase or delivery of illegal drugs and/or drug paraphernalia on campus is prohibited, and students can be referred to county and state assistance agencies if caught using drugs. When a student is on a sports team, there are random drug tests done for each sport, where students can be tested at any point in time.

Facts & Statistics

Alcohol-Related Referrals
Alcohol-Related Arrests
Drug-Related Referrals
Drug-Related Arrests
Most Popular Drugs
  • Alcohol
  • Cocaine
  • Marijuana
Drug Counseling Programs
LHU Counseling Services
Russell Hall, first floor
Lock Haven
(570) 484-2479
Individual counseling is available, in addition to referrals.
Did You Know?
Chewing tobacco is only allowed in students' rooms with a roommate's permission.

Student Polls

Name the most popular drugs on campus.    Based on 37 responses

  • 36% Alcohol
  • 21% Marijuana
  • 20% None
  • 8% Prescription "study drugs" (Adderall, Ritalin)
  • 6% Ecstasy
  • 3% Other prescription drugs (barbiturates, Valium, Xanax)
  • 2% Prescription painkillers (Vicodin, OxyContin)
  • 2% Steroids
  • 2% Psychedelics (LSD, mushrooms)
  • 2% Cocaine
  • 0% Heroin
  • 0% Methamphetamine

How would you describe the drug scene on campus (not including alcohol)?    Based on 38 responses

  • 13% Drugs are not used on campus. Seriously.
  • 53% Barely noticeable. Very few students take part.
  • 24% Somewhat noticeable. Less than half of students take part.
  • 11% Pretty noticeable. Many students take part.
  • 0% Very noticeable. Most students take part.

How would you describe the social drinking scene on campus?    Based on 37 responses

  • 11% Students don't drink on campus. Seriously.
  • 14% Barely noticeable. Very few students take part.
  • 30% Somewhat noticeable. Less than half of students take part.
  • 35% Pretty noticeable. Many students take part.
  • 11% Very noticeable. Most students take part.

How much access do underage students have to alcohol?    Based on 37 responses

  • 11% Very limited.
  • 46% Somewhat limited.
  • 30% Somewhat abundant.
  • 14% Practically unlimited.

How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?    Based on 36 responses

  • 44% You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
  • 42% Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
  • 8% You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
  • 6% If you don't partake, you're left out.
pageviews remaining

Non-registered users are limited to 5 school profile page views per month.

Register for free to gain full access!