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Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs (ATOD) Safety Council


If you are under 21, we encourage you to abide by all applicable state and federal laws and not drink. If you are over 21 and choose to drink, we encourage you to do so safely.

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Fresno State is a tobacco-free, smoke-free and vapor-free campus. 

For more information on tobacco, visit the following pages:

Despite the passage of Prop 64 (legalizing the recreational use of marijuana), possessing and using marijuana is still illegal under Federal Law and is prohibited at Fresno State. 

For more information on marijuana, visit the following pages: 

Prescription drug misuse and abuse is the intentional or unintentional use of medication without a prescription, in a way other than prescribed, or for the experience or feeling it causes. (SAMHSA, 2016). Most drugs can alter a person's thinking, judgement and health. To learn more about prescription drug abuse, visit the following pages: