Challenges and Recommendations to Enforcement of Alcohol Policies on College Campuses: An Administrator's Perspective

Jennifer L. Cremeens, Stuart L. Usdan, M. Renee Umstattd, Laura L. Talbott, Lori Turner, Mike Perko
2011 Journal of American College Health  
Objective: The purpose of this study was to examine challenges and recommendations (identified by college administrators) to enforcing alcohol policies implemented at colleges in the southeastern United States. Methods: Telephone interviews were conducted with 71 individuals at 21 institutions. Results: Common challenges included inconsistent enforcement, mixed messages received by students, and students' attitudes toward alcohol use. The most common recommendations were ensuring a
more » ... ring a comprehensive approach, collaboration with members of the community, and enhanced alcohol education. college administration | alcohol | alcohol policies | alcohol use | college campuses | Keywords: college students | health education | alcohol education Article:
doi:10.1080/07448481.2010.502201 pmid:21500063 fatcat:yrnhgfz2ozaidgmhbuzu35xzfq