Skip to main content

Mono Bar

Main Menu

Subsite Title

Publications and Digital Products


Store Navigation

Share Buttons

Page title

Facts on College Student Drinking

Main page content

Download only

This fact sheet offers cited facts about alcohol use among college students. The fact sheet covers age ranges, gender trends, and alcohol use consequences.

Publication ID
Publication Date
April 2021

You May Also Be Interested In

Underage Drinking: Myths vs. Facts

This fact sheet is written specifically for preteens and teens. It compares the myths with the facts about alcohol use among youth and the effects of alcohol use. This fact sheet can help parents and prevention professionals start conversations about underage drinking and alcohol misuse.

After High School: Talking With Your Young Adult About Underage Drinking

This fact sheet is to inform parents how to effectively talk to their young adult about the risks of underage drinking.

Prevent Unsafe Drinking Behaviors On Campus

This data visualization illustrates heavy alcohol use and binge drinking statistics amongst college age youth to inform colleges and communities.

College Drinking: Prevention Perspectives "Lessons Learned at Frostburg State University" Discussion Guide

This guide highlights steps taken by the Frostburg State University community to reduce underage and high-risk drinking among the student population and discusses how these strategies were implemented.

College Drinking: Prevention Perspectives "Embracing Culture and Context to Prevent Underage Drinking" Discussion Guide

This guide shows how HBCUs, as well as other institutions that primarily serve students from a distinct background, region, or culture, can create prevention strategies to meet the unique needs of those students.

Talking With Your College-Bound Young Adult About Alcohol

This guide and video gives parents information they can discuss with their college-bound young adults about the consequences of underage drinking.