Alcohol poisoning

Not the same as passing out. The following are signs of alcohol poisoning:

  • You cannot wake up your friend
  • Cold, clammy, or pale or bluish skin
  • Slow or irregular breathing
  • Not waking up during or after vomiting

Call Public Safety if you observe any of these symptoms.


Students are obligated to call for help for a severely intoxicated person and will not be disciplined. Neither intoxication nor admission to UHS for intoxication are grounds for disciplinary action.

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