UTA complies with the Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act that requires institutions of higher education to design and implement alcohol and illicit drugs programs on their campuses. In compliance with the Act, the University has adopted and implemented a program to prevent “the unlawful possession, use, or distribution of illicit drugs and alcohol by students and employees” on UTA property or as part of any University activity.
Health risks associated with drug and alcohol abuse:
University policies related to the illegal possession, use, or distribution of drugs or alcohol:
Availability of treatment for drug or alcohol problems:
Employees—Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is provided through UTA’s Office of Human Resources at 1-800-343-3822.
Students—Drug and alcohol counseling and referral services are available through UTA Health Services at 817-272-2771 or uta.edu/healthservices.
Internal sanctions and federal, state, and local legal penalties that may result from the illegal sale, possession, consumption, or distribution of drugs or alcohol:
For more information, contact UTA's Health Services at 817-272-2771 or uta.edu/healthservices.