PCHCS Student Handbook 2024-2025

38 Nova Southeastern University Student Handbook B.10 Disorderly Conduct Disorderly conduct that is prohibited includes • loud, threatening, or aggressive behavior or any other behavior which disturbs the peace and/ or impedes the rights of others; and/or disrupts the orderly functioning of the university • lewd, indecent, or obscene conduct or expression made by any means • disruptive behavior which substantially interferes with, obstructs, or in any way negatively impacts the safety, viewing, or enjoyment of others in the residence halls, classrooms, or at a university-sponsored event, on or off campus B.11 Distributing or Posting Printed Media The posting or distribution of printed materials not previously approved by the Posting and Publicity Policies is prohibited. Additional information regarding individual buildings or academic unit policies are also included online for reference. B.12 Drugs, Drug Paraphernalia The possession (including the presence of a substance as identified below within a student’s room or contained within a student’s possessions), manufacture, distribution, use, abuse, or sale of the following is prohibited: • possession or use of marijuana, even if prescribed • illegal drugs, including but not limited to ecstasy/MDMA, lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD), cocaine, and/or heroin • other substances, including, but not limited to, salvia, spice, “bath salts,” flakka, or NBOMe • any drugs requiring evaluation and/or treatment by emergency personnel • use of any legally or illegally obtained over-the-counter medications in a manner contrary to medical use • counterfeit/simulated drugs or controlled substances • misuse or unprescribed possession of prescription medications • drug-related paraphernalia or any item that potentially contains illegal residue • distribution or sale of illegal drugs or prescription drugs that were not prescribed to the person receiving the drugs B.13 Emergency Equipment and Procedures Unnecessarily setting off a fire alarm; tampering with fire hoses, extinguishers, exit signs, and alarm equipment; or blocking fire exits and other means of impeding traffic may result in immediate university disciplinary action and criminal prosecution. Failure to evacuate any building on campus during a fire alarm is also prohibited.