Mission Statement

The mission of the TCU Alcohol & Drug Education Office is to enhance students’ overall academic experiences and personal development through the promotion of responsible decision making and healthy lifestyle choices, especially regarding alcohol and other drugs.


  1. Enhance the academic mission of the university by ensuring that the abuse of alcohol and other drugs does not interfere with students’ academic goal attainment;
  2. Improve student development of leadership skills by providing opportunities for students to positively influence the campus and community environment;
  3. Increase student responsibility to self, others, and the world by assisting individuals in making responsible and ethical decisions regarding the use of alcohol and other drugs;
  4. Clarify and enrich students’ sense of citizenship through active involvement in programs designed to educate and inform the TCU community about substance use and abuse;
  5. Continue to improve the efforts of the Alcohol & Drug Education Office and demonstrate effectiveness through needs assessment and evaluation.