Class of 2016 Comprised of Many Non-drinkers
According to data from the online education course, AlcoholEdu, required of all first-year students, respondents who reported not drinking within the past year (pre-matriculation) has increased from previous years. In addition, the frequency of high-risk drinking (4+ drinks for women, 5+ drinks for men) has steadily decreased since 2010.

Class Percentage non-drinkers

  • 2013: 50%
  • 2014: 57%
  • 2015: 55%
  • 2016: 56%

Class Percentage high-risk drinkers

  • 2013: 34%
  • 2014: 29%
  • 2015: 29%
  • 2016: 28%

Love is Louder
The Love is Louder movement, started by the Jed Foundation, MTV, and actress Brittany Snow, aims to send the powerful message that love and support are louder than any internal or external voice that brings us down. From February 13-15, the Healthy Streaker Peer Health Educators organized a campaign on campus encouraging students, faculty, staff, and administrators to share their personal messages surrounding love. Watch the video to feel the love!