Alcohol Use

Not all Georgetown students drink, and those who do often “party smart.” If you do choose to drink alcohol, below is some information on ways to do so safely.

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Overview of Alcohol and Other Drugs

Provided here is information about the health effects of these substances, how the body processes alcohol, and how to prevent excessive intoxication or alcohol poisoning.

Alcohol & Drugs

A student can seek free, confidential help from Health Education Services if they are worried about their use of alcohol or illegal drugs.

Policy on Alcohol & Other Drugs

Our policies on alcohol and other drugs reflect the requirements of D.C. law and Federal laws. Resources to help deal with drug and alcohol use problems are included here. Also included are policies regarding sanctions and penalties for violations of legal standards.