Protective Behaviors

If you are over the age of 21 and choose to drink alcohol. Make smart choices and utilize the protective strategies below to assist you:



Alcohol


Protective Behaviors

If you are over the age of 21 and choose to drink alcohol. Make smart choices and utilize the protective strategies below to assist you:

  • Alternate non-alcoholic with alcoholic beverages and no more than one drink per hour.
  • Designate a sober driver or identify one of FSU’s safe transportation options from the list below:
    • S.A.F.E. Connection / 850-644-SAFE (7233) / Travel around campus at night / 7 days a week / 7:00PM - 2:30AM
    • Nole Cab / 850-999-9999 / $5 per ride / Up to 4 students /up to 2 stops / 1 Student must present FSUCard / 7 days a week / 10:00PM - 4:00AM
    • Nite Nole bus route / Tuesday – Saturday / 10:30PM - 3:00AM
    • Yellow Cab Taxi / 850-999-9999 / Full service Cab Company / open 24/7
    • Gotcha Ride / 850-270-6787 / Rides on campus and downtown / call for hours.
  • Watch who makes your drink, and keep it in your possession at all times.
  • Avoid pre-gaming, chugging, dares and drinking games.
  • Set a limit on how many drinks you are going to have and stick to it.
  • Eat before and/or during drinking.
  • Keep track of your drinks.
  • Do not mix alcohol with other substances.
  • Do not drink alcohol with stimulants such as Red Bull
  • Know the signs of alcohol poisoning and do not be afraid to call for medical assistance if needed.

Center for Health Advocacy and Wellness:
University Health Services, FSU

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