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Violations & Consequences

What draws the police to a party?


Possible penalties for the Lehigh party goer:

Offences involving violation of Lehigh policies related to alcohol use will result in:
  1. The University notifying the parents/guardians of students found responsible for any violation of University alcohol policies.
  2. While disciplinary suspension is an option for any single serious alcohol violation, individuals found responsible for two serious alcohol violations will be suspended for a minimum of one semester.

Did you know…?


If you are an adult and convicted of knowingly selling or furnishing alcoholic beverages to a minor, you face penalties of:
  1. A minimum of $1,000 fine for a first offense
  2. A $2,500 fine for a second offense and up to one year in jail

In Pennsylvania, the legal age for alcohol consumption, possession and transportation is 21.