The purpose of the Office of Substance Abuse Prevention and Education is to promote healthy low-risk behaviors and responsible decision concerning the use of alcohol and other drugs by providing preventive and educational services to Carolina students.


Everfi Prevention Summit at USC Feb. 5, 2015


You are invited to attend a one-day Regional Prevention Summit in Columbia, SC to discuss best practices for campus sexual assault prevention, hosted by the University of South Carolina and EverFi, a DC-based education company.

We highly encourage each participating college or university President to attend the Summit alongside a wellness practitioner and/or Title IX coordinator. The Summit will feature a morning and an afternoon session.

Event Details
· Date: February 5, 2015
· Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
· Location: University of South Carolina, Russell House Ballroom, 1400 Greene Street, Columbia, SC
· Driving Directions to Bull Street Garage
· Lodging near USC

Morning Session
State of Prevention – The Current Landscape of Student Drinking and Sexual Violence

This session, led by Robert Buelow of EverFi, will focus on high-level discussions of prevention. The opening remarks will be delivered by South Carolina Attorney General, Alan Wilson, who will address the issue of domestic violence in the state and proactive steps we can collectively take to prevent violence issues on campus.

Afternoon Session
Unpacking the Connections Between Alcohol and Sexual Assault

This session will focus on the practical implications surrounding the connections between alcohol and sexual assault. The afternoon session will feature presentations from Rhonda DiNovo, Substance Abuse Prevention and Education Director at the University of South Carolina, and Rob Buelow, Director of Partner Education at EverFi.


Executive Summaries

Executive Summary 2011-12
Executive Summary 2012-13
Executive Summary 2013-14


Photos from the football tailgate: