Steer Clear when…

under 21Your brain is still growing and drugs can damage it

Can be addictive

It’s illegal!

  • Personal marijuana use by people under age 21 is against the law and can have legal consequences


Marijuana use in adolescence could have implications for academic functioning, as well as social and occupational functioning extending into later life

mental health

Marijuana can affect mental health issues


Marijuana impairment can last 6-8 hours after use, putting you at risk for driving under the influence (DUI) of cannabis

Increases risk of crashes

Grounds for Driving Under the Influence (DUI) that has major consequences

  • DUI consequences may include up to 1 year in jail, $1,000 fine, driving restrictions, license suspension, or impoundment of vehicle