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Northwest Missouri State University


Drug and Alcohol Information

Choosing not to drink is the best way to avoid problems with alcohol. Did you know that most Northwest students have 0-3 drinks per week? Most college students choose not to participate in high-risk drinking.

Understand the risk: It can happen to you! National statistics show that students who participate in high risk drinking are 2-5 times more likely to experience problems from drinking, and twice as likely to die from injuries than non-high risk drinkers.

If you decide to drink

Know what to do in an alcohol emergency

If you're with someone who has had too much to drink:

How to Party Safe

Having a party? The following are some safe choices to assist you with having a safe but cool party:

Be a Good Neighbor

Know the Law