Drugs disciplinary guide

Below outlines delivery, possession or use of drugs which will not be tolerated and the consequences that will occur dependant on your actions.

Cannabis delivery, possession or use of:

  1. Final warning with a £100 penalty charge or attendance on a Drugs Awareness Session* plus a referral to the University Police Officer
  2. Notice to quit UWE Bristol accommodation

Any other illegal drug delivery, possession, use of or supply of:

  1. Notice to quit UWE Bristol Accommodation

Psychoactive substances (NPS) and nitrous oxide delivery, possession or use of:

  1. First warning with a £100 penalty charge or attendance on a Drugs Awareness Session*
  2. Final warning with a £100 penalty charge plus a referral to the University Police Officer
  3. Notice to quit UWE Bristol accommodation

Non-prescribed class C drugs delivery, possession or use of:

  1. Final warning with a £100 penalty charge or attendance on a Drugs Awareness Session*
  2. Notice to quit UWE Bristol accommodation

Drug paraphernalia and shisha pipes possession of:

  1. Confiscation or disposal with advisory letter

Behaviour management and intervention processes

Find out more about the behaviour management and intervention processes for UWE Bristol accommodation. 

Awareness Sessions*

Please be advised that Awareness Sessions are subject to availability at the time of booking. Students will only have one opportunity to attend an Awareness Session.

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