AlcoholEDU and Sexual Assault Prevention

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

New students must complete two online health and safety courses: AlcoholEdu, and Sexual Assault Prevention.

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.

Requirements and Deadlines for New Students

Spring 2020

Each course has a Part 1 and a Part 2. You take Part 1 before your first semester starts. After at least 40 days take Part 2.

Use a computer with internet access (any major web browser released within the previous two years) and audio capabilities. Cell phones and smartphones cannot be used to take these courses

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.

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 course tracks that correlate with your age and student status. Please review the below identifiers and select the appropriate track.

If you are unsure which track is for you, please fill out the form at the bottom of the page for further assistance.

First-semester undergraduates and incoming transfer students under 25 as of 01/01/2020

Courses required: AlcoholEdu and Sexual Assault Prevention for Undergraduates.

Students must pass the exam at the end of AlcoholEdu with a score of 75% or higher.

UBITName and password required

First-semester undergraduates and incoming transfer students over 25 as of 01/01/2020

Course required: Sexual Assault Prevention for Adult Learners.

You do not need to complete AlcoholEdu.

UBITName and password required

New graduate and professional students

Course required: Sexual Assault Prevention for Graduate Students.

You do not need to complete AlcoholEdu.

UBITName and password required

Have You Already Completed These Courses?

You may be exempt from completing one or multiple of the required courses. If you have completed these in the past, please fill out the Help Form below. A Health Promotion staff member will help to determine if you are eligible for exemption.


Please follow the deadlines for the first semester that you will be entering the university as a new student.

Deadlines and directions for each course
Spring 2020 Directions
January 2, 2020


You can start taking Part 1 of each required course on this date.
January 24, 2020 You must complete Part 1 of each required course by this date

40 days after the completion of Part 1 of each course

You can start taking Part 2 of each required course. You should complete Part 2 within 2 weeks of it opening.

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

Fall 2019 Course Information

If you have still not completed your requirement for Fall 2019 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 our troubleshooting guide.

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 or stop into 114 Student Union.

  • 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.

Last/Family, First Name
(Required) email address
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Sponsoring Office

Health Promotion

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

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