Marijuana/Other Drug Matrix

NOTES: Numbers (1,2) denote first or second offense(s). All sanctions apply for students receiving citations/referrals within 24 months of the previous incident. Letter home is not sent, per FERPA regulation, to those students who are over the age of 21.


Marijuana Use, Possession of Marijuana, 
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Possession of other controlled substances, not chargeable as a felony under Illinois State law)




  1. $100 fine, Marijuana Intervention Program, Letter home, University “probation”
  2. Suspension from University




Controlled substances chargeable as a felony under Illinois State law: i.e. cocaine, heroin, LSD, ecstasy, methamphetamine, etc.
  1. Suspension/Dismissal from University