Alcohol Under 21… Your Party’s Over

Campus law enforcement agencies across the Commonwealth want you to be aware of the consequences for underage drinking.  If you are of legal drinking age, it may be tempting to provide alcohol to an underage student.  Don’t do it!  You can be held liable for drinking-related injuries, jeopardizing your academic career and future employment.

Check out the following resources (source Virginia ABC):

Boosting Alcohol Consciousness Concerning the Health of University Students InitiativesBACCHUS Initiatives is a collegiate peer education program that supports the achievement of students’ academic and personal success by building skills in student leaders to address campus health and safety issues.

Step UP!: Step UP! is a pro-social behavior and bystander intervention program that educates students to be proactive in helping others.

FailSafe: FailSafe is a web-based toolkit that engages and empowers student leaders to assess, manage, and reduce high risk drinking behaviors among members of their student organization.

http://www.smartsafeandsober.org/resources/underage_alcohol_use_prevention.php

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