AlcoholEdu® for College: Effective Prevention Education for College Students

Teach Your Students to Make Safe Decisions Around Alcohol, Cannabis, E-cigarettes, and Other Drugs


  • Physical & psychological effects of alcohol
  • Physical & psychological effects of cannabis
  • E-cigarettes
  • Recognizing an overdose
  • Refusal strategies
  • Alcohol and consent
  • Managing stress


Alcohol misuse doesn’t just put college students' safety and health at risk, but greatly threatens the ability of colleges and universities to achieve their missions. And while today’s students are increasingly drinking less or not at all, alcohol and other drugs continue to negatively impact student well-being.

AlcoholEdu® for College is an interactive online program that uses the latest evidence-based prevention methods to create a highly engaging learning experience, inspiring students to make healthier decisions related to alcohol and other drugs.

This course has been taken by more than 11 million first-year college students since its launch in 2000.


  • Informs students about the emotional and physical effects of alcohol, cannabis, and e-cigarette use*
  • Incorporates video-based scenarios to coach students on bystander intervention techniques
  • Provides differentiated content to support and reinforce the decisions of students who choose not to drink in college
  • Includes federal and state laws and policies and the ability to add campus-specific policies related to alcohol and other drugs*

*Content that enables schools to meet the annual notification requirements for the Drug Free Schools and Campuses Regulations [EDGAR Part 86]


Students complete a survey about their drinking behaviors, are placed in a track according to their responses, and receive personalized feedback about their drinking.

Expectations & Relationships
Emphasizes how alcohol can impact relationships and the college experience and provides strategies for making connections without using alcohol.

Effects on Brain & Body
Interactive functionality informs students on the factors that affect blood alcohol content (BAC) and strategies to keep BAC in a safe range.

Laws & Campus Policies
Covers state and federal laws related to illegal alcohol and other drug use, including the expectation IHEs follow federal cannabis laws, regardless of a state's legalization status.


An Evidence-Based Online Student Training Program

Easily deploy Vector Solutions' customizable and proven alcohol and substance misuse prevention student training to create a campus where students thrive.

  • Fresh Content

    Vector Solutions content is always up-to-date and compliant with the most effective training techniques that promote the promising link between bystander intervention and social norms strategies.

  • Designed By Experts

    Vector Solutions content is designed by in-house, leading prevention experts in collaboration with renowned researchers and campus practitioners.

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    Vector Solutions course content is configurable with over 20 points of customization allowing you to tailor the content to your unique institution or organization.

  • Evidence-Based

    Vector Solutions courses have been reviewed in 9 published efficacy studies and are proven to reduce negative alcohol-related consequences among students and increase their ability to intervene in concerning situations.

  • Best-in-Class User Experience

    Course content is designed for use on desktop, tablet, and mobile, and developed following accessibility best practices.

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    Data Insights

    Real-time data dashboards help you monitor completion and track pre- and post-course attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors.