Help for Alcohol and Other Drug Problems

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Signs of an Alcohol or Drug Problem

How can you tell if you or someone you know is addicted to drugs or alcohol? Here are a few warning signs to watch out for:

  • Blackouts or memory loss
  • Using alcohol or other drugs to deal with stress
  • Trying to hide drinking or drug use
  • Taking more risks than usual
  • A decline in grades or class attendance due to alcohol or drug use
  • Relationship problems with friends, family and professors

Need Help?

Preventative health and wellness education

Health Promotion

Student Life

University at Buffalo
114 Student Union, North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260

Phone: (716) 645-2837; Fax: (716) 645-6234

Primary, non-emergency medical care

Health Services

Student Life

University at Buffalo
Michael Hall, 3435 Main Street, South Campus
Buffalo, NY 14214

Phone: (716) 829-3316; Fax: (716) 829-2564

Short-term on campus mental health support

University at Buffalo
120 Richmond Quadrangle, North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14261

Phone: (716) 645-2720; Fax: (716) 645-2175

Student conduct rules and regulations, and campus-wide student support

University at Buffalo
9 Norton Hall, North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260

Phone: (716) 645-6154; Fax: (716) 645-3376

Additional Resources