AlcoholEDU and Sexual Assault Prevention

Sexual Assault Prevention for Undergraduates and Graduates is formerly known as Haven and Haven Plus.

All new students—grad, undergrad, nontraditional, international, 100% online, and all others—are required to complete these online health and safety trainings.

On this page:

Faculty and Staff

Looking for training and information? UB’s Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) offers online training specifically for you.

Please visit the EDI website to learn more.

Course Availability

You cannot sign in for the fall semester until August 2020.

Requirements and Deadlines for New Students

Fall 2020

New students are required to take one or two health and safety courses, depending on your age and student status. Each course has a Part One and a Part Two. Part One will be emailed directly to your UB email address with all of the instructions you need to complete the course(s). Part Two will be sent to you 40 days after you complete Part One.

Use a computer with Internet access, and any major web browser released within the last two years. You will also need audio capabilities. The course is also accessible for students who are hearing or visually impaired, please contact us if you need assistance.

Responses are Confidential

All survey responses are strictly confidential. UB will only receive information about the student body as a whole and will never see individual students’ answers. If the course content is troubling to you, please reach out to our office for support.

Estimated Time to Take Each Course

Estimated time to completion for each course

Part 1

Part 2


1 1/2 - 2 hours

15-30 minutes

Sexual Assault Prevention for Undergraduates

1 hour

15-30 minutes

Sexual Assault Prevention for Graduates

1 hour

15-30 minutes

You do not have to complete each course in one sitting. Within each course, you can finish one section at a time until you are done.

Required Courses

There are three separate tracks that correlate to your age and student status. You will be emailed your required course(s) directly to your UB email on 8/1/2020.

Course Criteria - Fall 2020
Status Age Required Course(s)
First-semester undergrads and incoming transfer students Under 25 as of 08/01/2020

Sexual Assault Prevention for Undergraduates AND

Alcohol EDU

First-semester undergrads and incoming transfer students

25 and over as of 08/01/2020

Sexual Assault Prevention for Adult Learners
Graduate and professional students All ages Sexual Assault Prevention for Graduates
Course Availability

You cannot sign in for the fall semester until August 2020.

Re-Entering UB After Time Off

If you were a UB student, but then took a semester or more off and came back to school, you may be flagged as a "new transfer student" in this course. Please contact our office to see if we need you to complete these trainings.


Please follow the deadlines for the first semester that you will be entering the university as a new student. Your deadlines will also be emailed to you, along with the course instructions.

Deadlines and directions for each course
Fall 2020 Directions
August 1, 2020


Instructions will arrive in your UB email. You can start taking Part 1 of your required course(s) on this date.
August 28, 2020 You must complete Part 1 of your required course(s) by this date.

October 7, 2020

Part 2 should be completed by this date. You must complete Part 2 when it opens it up to you, which will be 40 days after you complete Part One.

If you do not complete your requirements, you will have a hold placed on your account until you complete it.

Incomplete Course Requirements - Previous Semester

If you have not completed your required course(s) from a previous semester and you have a hold, let us know via the Help Form below

Information for Parents and Family

You may be interested in speaking with your student about the topics covered in the AlcoholEdu and Sexual Assault Prevention courses. As much as you believe your students do not hear your opinions on these topics, they do value your judgment, advice and the expectation that you have for them.

Resources for Parents of College Students provides information to help have meaningful and productive conversations that may impact your student’s life.


Technical Help

After You Log In

When you’re taking the course, you can click on the “Technical Help” button located on every screen, or view the following links.

Remove a Hold on Your Account

Failure to complete your AlcoholEdu or Sexual Assault Prevention requirements, may result in a hold on your account. You can review your holds at the HUB Student Center via MyUB.

Completed the course already?

Submit the help form below to remove the hold on your account. (If you completed the course at another institution, you will need to provide documentation.)

Help Form

For assistance with other course problems or to have a hold removed please complete the form below.

  • Hold requests will be removed on a first come, first served basis between the hours of  9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday. 
  • Dependent upon timing and volume it may take 24-48 hours for your hold to be lifted.
  • Before contacting us: please double check that all requirements have been met. 

Students need to contact us directly to have their hold lifted.

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