Student Wellness
Student Wellness

What’s the Reality Around Alcohol at ISU?

  • 19% of ISU students reported never using alcohol in their lifetime.
  • 74% of ISU students had a blood alcohol level less than .08 the last time they partied or socialized and consumed alcohol.
  • 39% of ISU students consumed less than 5 drinks in a sitting within the past 2 weeks.
  • 90% of ISU students reported staying with the same group of friends the entire time drinking, “most of the time or always,” within the last 12 months.
  • 85% of ISU students reported using a designated driver, “most of the time or always,” within the last 12 months.
  • 82% of ISU students reported eating before or during drinking, “most of the time or always,” within the last 12 months.
  • 63% of ISU students reported keeping track of how many drinks they consumed, “most of the time or always,” within the last 12 months.

Source: Confidential American College Health Association – National College Health Assessment at ISU, Spring 2015