reviewand interpretpolicies andprocedures relevant to thispolicystatement. Theyshall be responsible formaintaining records of the annual reviewof this policy statement.
Disclaimer - Bluefield College reserves the right to apply discipline sanctions or take other appropriate actions when deemed necessary. The term “College” referred to in this document refersonlytoBluefieldCollege. Additionally, youmust be aware that anymember of the College staff may enter your room if there is reason to believe you are in possession of alcohol or drugs. If any substance is found it will be immediately confiscated and turned over to the proper authorities. Minimum Disciplinary Responses Values violations are behaviors, actions, or attitudes if individuals or groups, on or off campus that are inconsistent with theCommunityLivingStandards. The list that follows identifies common responses. It is neither complete nor all-inclusive; yet it provides examples of the types of responses given for violations. Bluefield College reserves the right to biblically demonstrate both grace and accountability in handling disciplinary situations. Minimum Disciplinary Response for alcohol and other drugs First Offense – May include sanctions of any, or the combination of the following: • parentalnotification(ifstudentisunderage) • alcoholandotherdrug(AOD)education/interventionprogram. • residencehall contract review(for residents only) VALUES VIOLATIONS
• community service (20 - 40 hours) • restitution(ifdamageoccurred) • disciplinary probation
Second Offense: Suspension All related city, county, state, and federal laws will be upheld.
A student’s propertymay be searched when the college believes there are drugs, including alcohol, drugparaphernalia, orother prohibited items.Thepenalty for sale or distribution of drugs will be immediate expulsion, no review.
Notice of changes in student life policies -All changes in, additions to, and deletions from existing Student Life policies, including the Standards of Conduct, will be announcedthroughtheOfficeof StudentDevelopment.Theseannouncementswill be posted in selectedhigh-traffic areas of theCollege oncampus, the residence halls, and will bepublicized through theRAMPAGEnewspaperandannouncedat chapelwhen appropriate. All changes are applicable to all students when announced, andwill be implementedaccording tothetimetableadvertised.