Policy Manual



Alcoholic Beverage Policy

Policy #:


Authorized by:

Dean of the University 01/11/94

Approved by:

Dean of the University 2/1/99

The following policy pertains to the serving, consumption, or other use of alcoholic beverages at events sponsored by the University of South Carolina Sumter, on or off campus.

 Alcoholic beverages may be served at events sponsored by USC Sumter on or off campus. No one will be served or consume alcoholic beverages who is under the age of twenty-one (21) or who appears to be intoxicated.

 The Student Government Association of the University of South Carolina Sumter will determine the alcohol policy for USC Sumter student sponsored events, subject to approval by the Dean of the University.

 Non-USC Sumter groups/organizations authorized by proper authority to use USC Sumter facilities may serve alcoholic beverages at specified events upon securing permission from the appropriate university official.

 It is the responsibility of the sponsoring individual or organization to insure that the policies of the University of South Carolina and USC Sumter, and the laws of the State of South Carolina are enforced and complied with at events where alcoholic beverages are served and/or consumed.