What is AlcoholEdu?

AlcoholEdu is a web-based alcohol education program that is recognized nationally for its effectiveness. This program combines the latest prevention techniques and research to educate students about the impact of alcohol. As you well know, alcohol is a significant issue in the lives of students. Whether you abstain from alcohol or not, it is an influence in our lives and in the lives of our family and friends. Content learned through AlcoholEdu can help you make informed decisions about alcohol and better handle drinking behavior that may occur around you. Your physical and emotional health, now and throughout your life, will serve as an important foundation for all that you will accomplish.

Do I need to complete AlcoholEdu?

San Jose State University expects all incoming undergraduate students to complete the AlcoholEdu program. Please remember to check your e-mail/MySJSU for more information about the program and how to complete it. 

How do I complete AlcoholEdu?

Instructions on how to access AlcoholEdu were posted on your MySJSU account. You will simply go to the website link provided and login using the SJSU specific course code.

Note: This is a different process than signing up for your regular SJSU courses. 

You will need a computer with internet access and audio capabilities. If you do not have access to a computer, you can use any publicly available computer with internet access (check your local library). If you need accommodations due to a disability, contact the San Jose State University Accessible Education (AEC) at 408.924.6000

How long will AlcoholEdu take to complete?

Part 1 of AlcoholEdu takes approximately 90 mins to complete. Part 2 will take approximately 15 minutes to complete. 

Will SJSU faculty or staff have access to my responses?

No. All survey responses are strictly confidential; SJSU will only receive information about the student body as a whole and will NEVER see any individual student’s answers.

Is there a fee?

No. AlcoholEdu is free for SJSU students.

Will the grade I get on this test be reflected in my transcript?

No.The grade you get in the course will not appear on your transcript and it will not affect your GPA.

Whom do I contact if I have any questions about AlcoholEdu?

For any technical assistance with AlcoholEdu, please contact: (866) 384-9062.
For any other questions, please contact Dr. Sarah Haynes at: or call Wellness & Health Promotion Office at (408) 924-6202.

Where can I go for help related alcohol or drug use?
You can make an appointment with a Health Educator by calling 408-924-6122. You can also make an appointment with Counseling Services by calling