Know The Laws

These are laws that every college student should know.

VIOLATION FINE & PENALTIES

Second Response
Ordinance

Fine up to $1,000

Providing Alcohol
to a Minor

Misdemeanor.

$2,700 fine and possible community service hours

Sales of Alcohol Without a License

Misdemeanor. Fine up to $1,000

Minor in Possession (MIP)

Misdemeanor - Infraction 1 year suspension of driver's license. Possible community service hours. $370 fine for first offense, $470 fine for second offense

Open Container

Municipal Code Violation. $132 fine and possible community service hours

Driving Under the Influence (DUI)

Misdemeanor. $1,735 fine and possible community service hours. 3-6 months Alcohol Education Program, 46-98 hours in jail depending on BAC level, suspension of license for 4 months to 1 year

Urination in Public

Misdemeanor. $480 fine and possible community service hours

Riding a Bike Under the Influence

Misdemeanor. $525 fine

Public Intoxication

Misdemeanor. $250 fine. Possible court probation and community service hours
This information is based off 2010 data.