Lake Superior State University complies with all federal, state and local laws governing the consumption and sale of alcoholic beverages. Consumption and/or possession of alcohol by those under age 21 is not permitted on any University-owned property. Alcohol in an unsealed or broken container is prohibited in any area not designated by the University. The unlicensed sale of alcohol is prohibited by both the state of Michigan and the University. Full guidelines and statutes are listed in the University Alcohol Policy pamphlet.
The University Counseling Center, and the LSSU Health CARE Center provide assistance to students who are experiencing problems due to alcohol and controlled substances. Educational programs are sponsored throughout the year by the Student Life Office, Health CARE Center, Public Safety Department and other University organizations.