Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD)
Find resources and learn about SDSU's efforts to reduce the impact of alcohol and other drugs on the healthy learning environment of our campus.
Narcan Upstander Distribution Program
Well-being & Health Promotion facilitates the Narcan Upstander Distribution Program. Email [email protected] to register for the synchronous program.
The W&HP and Student Health Services teams are working to expand access to naloxone by providing an asynchronous, virtual program. The Narcan Upstander Distribution Program Virtual Training can be accessed here. Please note that the university is working to obtain additional doses of Narcan. Individuals who complete the virtual training will be notified when Narcan is available for pick-up at Student Health Services.
Post Proposition 64 FAQs for Students
Q. Since SDSU is a part of the California State University System, and since the State of California has made marijuana legal, doesn’t SDSU have to follow California law?
Q. My student organization would like to have a cannabis brownie bake sale to raise money for our activities. If we’re off campus, is that a problem?
Off-campus and other resources
Learn about off-campus and other resources available to the SDSU community, including a number of drug and alcohol treatment referrals.
AOD Working Group
The group is tasked with enhancing SDSU policies, programs and initiatives designed to reduce the prevalence and resulting harm of alcohol and other drug abuse among members of the SDSU community. Learn more about the AOD Working Group by contacting James Lange.
Alcohol and other drugs presentations
The Department of Well-being & Health Promotion offers AOD presentations to student groups. Find out how to schedule an interactive and informative presentation for your student group!
RADD at SDSU
The RADD California Coalition, of which SDSU is a founding partner, is a statewide initiative to promote effective use of non-drinking designated drivers by Californians ages 21-34. College RADD promotes safe driving on numerous campuses, including SDSU. Learn more about RADD at SDSU.
SDSU offers two interactive programs that can help you to better understand — and manage — your use of alcohol and other drugs.
SDSU's online Alcohol e-CHECKUP TO GO is an interactive tool that will give you personalized feedback about:
- Your drinking and risk patterns
- Your aspirations and goals
You'll also find resources for help with alcohol-related issues in and around the SDSU community.
SDSU's online Marijuana e-CHECKUP TO GO is an interactive tool that will give you personalized feedback about:
- Your marijuana use and risk patterns
- Your aspirations and goals
You'll also find resources for help with marijuana-related issues in and around the SDSU community.
DFSCA Statement in SDSU General Catalog
See the DFSCA Statement in the SDSU General Catalog. The DFSCA (Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act) statement is found in the SDSU General Catalog (scroll to page 496).
- Health risks associated with alcohol and other drugs
- Prevention and treatment programs available on campus
- State laws and related campus policies, including violations and consequences
- Also see: DFSCA Biennial Reports