Intercollegiate Athletics Drug Education, Testing and Counseling Program

Policy number: 
07.031
Policy description: 

The University of North Texas recognizes the use of prescription drugs for reasons other than as prescribed and the use of illegal drugs and unapproved dietary supplements are detrimental to the physical and mental well-being of its students-athletes.  For these reasons, the University has developed a Drug Education, Testing and Counseling Program to educate student-athletes about the dangers of the improper and illegal use of drugs and dietary supplements, detect the improper and illegal use of drugs and provide counseling to assist student-athletes maintain a safe and healthy lifestyle.

Policy owner: VP & Director of Athletics
Policy contact: 
Mike Ashbaugh
Senior Associate Athletic Director, Business Operations
Athletics
Applies to: 
Students
Date Issued: 
Friday, August 1, 1986

Last updated: 

Date: 
11/30/2017
Action: 
Revision
Comments: 
This policy was revised to reflect the current department practice and changes in industry standards.
Date: 
05/01/2011
Action: 
Format Only
Date: 
11/01/2004
Action: 
Revision
Date: 
04/01/2000
Action: 
Review without revision
Date: 
08/01/1995
Action: 
Revision
Date: 
08/01/1986
Action: 
New Policy