What are AlcoholEdu and Haven?


When can I get started?

2017 Spring Students

December 16—AlcoholEdu and Haven courses open to new undergraduate students (freshman, transfer, or change-of-campus) enrolled for Spring 2017.
February 16—Deadline for completing AlcoholEdu Part 1 and Haven Part 1
THERE IS A 45-DAY WAITING PERIOD BETWEEN PART 1 AND PART 2
April 16—Deadline for completing AlcoholEdu Part 2 and Haven Part 2

2017 Fall Students

July 24—AlcoholEdu and Haven courses open to new undergraduate students (freshman, transfer, or change-of-campus) enrolled for Fall 2017.
August 24—Deadline for completing AlcoholEdu Part 1 and Haven Part 1
THERE IS A 45 WAITING PERIOD BETWEEN PART 1 AND PART 2
October 24—Deadline for completing AlcoholEdu Part 2 and Haven Part 2
If I’m currently in intersession, what do I do?
· Email SAPE (sape@sc.edu) to have the hold lifted for 45 days from the date of Part 1 completion.
If I JUST finished Part 1 today, what do I do?
· Email SAPE (sape@sc.edu) to have the hold lifted for 45 days from the date of Part 1 completion.
If I JUST finished Part 2 today, but still have a hold, what do I do?
· If you finish Part 2 of either course, the hold will remove itself from your accounts within 24 hours (so you may have to wait to register).


What are AlcoholEdu and Haven?

AlcoholEdu is an online alcohol education assessment that measures student’s perceptions about alcohol use and abuse prior to arriving on campus and after several weeks on campus.

Haven is an online sexual assault education and training module that presents realistic and interactive skill-building scenarios. In accordance with federal mandates, this program will serve as one way students at South Carolina receive education and training on sexual assault prevention.

How long will AlcoholEdu take?

The course takes approximately 2.5 hours to complete and is broken down into 2 parts. AlcoholEdu Part 1 takes approximately 2 hours to complete, and Part 2 takes approximately 15 minutes to complete. You will have a 30-45 day intersession between Part 1 and Part 2 of the course.

How long will Haven take?

The course takes approximately 1.5 hours to complete and is broken down into 2 parts. Haven Part 1 takes approximately 1 hour to complete, and Part 2 takes approximately 15 minutes to complete. You will have a 30-45 day intersession between Part 1 and Part 2 of the course.

Is there a passing score required for AlcoholEdu and/or Haven?

Satisfaction of AlcoholEdu requirements is contingent upon scoring 80% or higher on Part 1 as well as completing Part 2 of the course. There is no concept of pass/fail in Haven. Completion of Haven is contingent upon completing both Part 1 and Part 2 of the course.

Why AlcoholEdu and Haven?

Each year over ½ million students complete these courses across the country. The University of South Carolina has a commitment to being proactive in the prevention and education efforts regarding the health and safety of our students. National results show that AlcoholEdu and Haven are effective in preparing students to be better equipped decision makers.
USC FACTS:
• Over 6,500 students completed AlcoholEdu and Haven in Fall 2015
• Average Exam Score for AlcoholEdu: 85%
• 86% of students reported that AlcoholEdu prepared them to:

✓ Plan ahead of time to make responsible decisions about alcohol
✓ Identify when someone has consumed too much alcohol
✓ Identify the signs of alcohol poisoning
✓ Intervene when a friend is drinking too much
• As a result of taking Haven, students increased their knowledge of:
✓ Strategies for supporting sexual assault survivors
✓ Bystander intervention strategies
✓ Resources for relationship violence on campus
✓ Campus judicial resources