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Violence & Substance Abuse Prevention

Administration Building 102
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660.543.4044


House Party Guide

Residence Hall Policies Pertaining to Alcohol and Noise

Alcohol Policies

  • Alcohol is prohibited in first-year floors regardless of age.
  • The Collection of any alcohol containers (beer cans, wine bottles, etc.) in first-year floors or rooms where all residents are under 21 years of age is not allowed.
  • Possession of alcoholic beverages in upper-class floors is allowed under these conditions:
    • 21 years of age or older
    • No alcohol can be consumed if there are persons under the age of 21 present
    • Alcohol is not allowed in any other area of the building except the student’s room
    • Alcohol is for individual consumption only; no kegs, beer bongs, home brewing kits, or mass quantities of alcoholic beverages
    • No more than four people are allowed in a room while alcohol is being consumed
    • The door to the room must be closed
    • Students coming into the residence halls intoxicated and causing a disturbance or violation of policy will also face disciplinary action

Noise Policies

  • Study/Quiet Hours
    • No noise should be heard in the hallways or by neighbors including those above and below the student.
    • Students should be able to study or sleep without undue disturbance or noise.
    • Students should refrain from distracting behaviors in the hallways. This includes running in the hallway.
    • Students should refrain from shouting in the hallways, lounges, and public areas or slamming of doors.
    • Study/Quiet Hours: Sunday-Thursday: 9 p.m. - 10 a.m., Friday - Saturday: midnight - 10 a.m.
    • During finals week each semester, there will be extended quiet hours. Signs will be posted throughout the residence halls.
  • Courtesy Hours: Courtesy Hours are in effect 24 hours a day.


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