With three exceptions, public consumption of alcoholic beverages in CIA-owned and -operated facilities and properties is strictly prohibited. The exceptions are as follows: when consumption is part of the course within the classroom, during specifically approved college functions, and in the CIA's public restaurants and cafés. The legal drinking age in New York, California, and Texas is 21, and laws governing the sale and service of alcoholic beverages are observed at all CIA campus locations.
The possession, solicitation, sale, and/or use of illegal drugs are unconditionally prohibited. Violations will result in suspension and possible dismissal from the college.
At the CIA Singapore, rules and regulations pertaining to this section will be enforced under Singaporean law.