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Alcohol & Other Drugs

The Counseling Center is committed to helping students succeed personally and academically by making healthy and informed choices around drugs and alcohol.

Our Alcohol Education Class, and our BASICS and CASICS programs are non-judgmental and student centered, designed to provide current, relevant information about alcohol and other drugs and the effects they can have on students’ lives.

These programs also offer students an opportunity to talk with a Counselor about any other concerns they may have and to learn how the Counseling Center and/or other resources may be of assistance.

Referrals to the Alcohol Education Class, and the BASICS and CASICS programs are typically made by the Office of Student Conduct, though the BASICS and CASICS programs are available to all students.

The Counseling Center can also provide confidential consultation and referrals to any students with problems or concerns related to alcohol and drug use.

  1. Referred Learning Program (RLP)
  2. Under the Influence
  3. Marijuana 101
  4. Under the Influence and Marijuana 101 Enrollment Instructions
  5. BASICS

Referred Learning Program (RLP)

The Referred Learning Programs (RLP) are evidence based intervention programs that are focused on increasing awareness of the impacts of Alcohol and Other Drugs. Students are usually referred to these programs if they have violated the Keene State College Drug and Alcohol Policy, however students can choose to enroll themselves as well.

For more information, please contact the Counseling Center at counseling@keene.edu or 603-358-2437 or the Office of Student Conduct at studentconduct10@keene.edu or 603-358-2840.

Under the Influence

The Under the Influence program is a 3-hour online education class. This program assesses current behaviors through a self-assessment tool (e-CHUG), educates students about alcohol and harm reduction techniques, and identifies on and off campus resources.

Marijuana 101

The Marijuana 101 program is a 3-hour online education course. This course discusses marijuana’s effects on the brain, health issues, school and job performance, and the consequences and realities of using marijuana. This intervention course also includes the e-TOKE self-assessment.

Under the Influence and Marijuana 101 Enrollment Instructions

You’ll need access to an internet connected computer and an email address. To complete either program, please print out this page. You must follow the instructions step-by-step to successfully complete your assigned program. Choose the registration directions that apply to you and then follow the directions entitled “Course Completion.”

Third Millennium student support: 888-810-7990 and http://info@3rdmil.com

Registration if You Did Alcoholwise Prior to Orientation or other 3rd Millennium Course Previously

  1. Go to http://3rdmil.com/login and click “STUDENT” as the user type.
  2. Enter the same email address (case sensitive) and password you used for Alcohol-Wise. Click “Log in”.
  3. If you can’t remember your password, click “Forgot Password”
  4. You will be taken to a page that asks you to enter your email, and your password will be emailed to you.
  5. Click on the link in the email that says “RESET PASSWORD” and follow the instructions from there. This will log you into your account.
  6. Once you are logged into your student course profile, you will see a list of the course(s) you have already taken.
  7. In the bottom left corner, click on the blue button that says “Enroll in an Additional Course”
  8. Find the red lettering that says “IF YOU HAVE YOUR INSTRUCTIONS AND KNOW YOUR CONTROL…”
    In the box enter one of these codes: DO NOT GUESS!
    Under the Influence enter KSC7
    Marijuana 101 enter KSCMJ
  9. Click “Continue”
  10. Verify that you are enrolling in the correct course and click “Continue”
  11. On the next screen, enter your student ID number and click “Continue”
  12. From the Confirm Course Enrollment screen, make sure your information is correct and click “Continue”. Make sure to write down your password
  13. Continue with the Course Completion directions below.

Registration if You Have Not Done a Third Millennium Course Previously

  1. Go to http://3rdmil.com and click the orange button that says “Sign Up for a Course”
  2. Find the red lettering that says “IF YOU HAVE YOUR INSTRUCTIONS AND KNOW YOUR CONTROL…”
    In the box enter one of these codes: DO NOT GUESS!
    Under the Influence enter KSC7
    Marijuana 101 enter KSCMJ
  3. Click “Continue”
  4. Verify that you are enrolling in the correct course and click “Continue”
  5. Fill out all the information requested under New Student Information and Login Information
  6. Click “Continue”
  7. On the next screen, enter your student ID number and click “continue”
  8. On the Confirm Course Enrollment screen, make sure your information is correct and click “Continue”
  9. From the Course Enrollment screen, write down your password, click “Start Course Now”
  10. Continue with the Course Completion directions below.

Course Completion

Begin the three-hour course whenever you are ready. You may stop the program at any time; however, be sure to save your work before logging out. Your due date is indicated in your hearing outcome letter.

Upon completion, you and the Student Conduct Office will receive notice that you have finished Part 1. The Conduct Office will then mark your sanction as complete. Save a copy of this email for your records. It will tell you there is a Part 2, you will not be able to open it.

In 30 days, you will receive a reminder to open and complete Part 2, the 15-minute follow-up. We encourage you to complete it. It does not have a due date.

If you have any questions, please contact the Student Conduct Office at StudentConduct10@keene.edu or call 603-358-2840.

BASICS

BASICS (Brief Alcohol Screening and Intervention for College Students) is a 1 to 2 session alcohol screening and discussion designed to assist students in examining their own drinking behavior in a judgment-free environment.

The goals are largely selected by the student. BASICS aims to reduce risky behaviors and the harmful consequences of drinking by increasing awareness and the use of protective behaviors. Students are generally referred to the BASICS program through the Office of Student Conduct, however the BASICS program is available to all students.

To schedule a BASICS session contact the Counseling Center at counseling@keene.edu or 603-358-2437.

Make an Appointment

Call the front office at 603-358-2437, or visit us on the 3rd floor of the Elliot Center. We are open M-F, 8 am - 4:30 pm.

Your Initial Appointment Information

Emergency Crisis Info

For Immediate Life Threatening Emergencies - Call 911
Or go to the Emergency Room at Cheshire Medical Center; 580 Court St, Keene, NH (603) 354-5400.

If you are in a personal crisis:

  • During office hours: Call (603) 358-2437, or visit our office on the 3rd floor of the Elliot Center.
  • After-hours, on weekends, or during breaks: Contact our on-call counselor at (603) 358-2436.

Other Urgent Needs