Student Health and Wellness Programs
As a non-residential institution, Southern Crescent Technical College expects that the student will normally secure medical services through a private physician. In case of a serious accident or illness, Southern Crescent Technical College will refer a student to the nearest hospital for emergency care. It is understood that the student or parent will assume full responsibility for the cost of such emergency care at the hospital including, ambulance charges, if in the opinion of the school authorities such service is necessary.
- Tiger Assistance Program/TAP
The Tiger Assistance Program is a confidential counseling program designed to help students and family members who have personal problems that may interfere with academic performance and family life at no cost to them. They are available 24 hours per day 7 days per week, 365 days a year. For more information contact ESPYR at 866-734-5890 or www.espyr.com
AlcoholEDU and Haven
Southern Crescent Technical College has partnered with EverFi, whose mission is to help students address critical life skills such as alcohol abuse prevention and sexual assault prevention in high schools and higher education institutions across the country. Each year over 1/2 million students complete these courses. As part of our comprehensive prevention efforts for new students, SCTC expects students to complete AlocholEdu and Haven during enrollment. These online courses will empower students to make well-informed decisions about issues that affect your college years and beyond. These online courses are thoughtful, educated, and educating programs for adults committed to thinking about their life choices. More information about AlcoholEdu and Haven can be found at www.everfi.com.
Access to AlcoholEdu and Haven online courses is available at:
Registration code for both:
- AlcoholEdu and Haven is 869cbd02
- AlcoholEdu and Haven Plus - 78a339d0
Please return to this page often as new and useful information is presented.
Useful Information Websites
The National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information
This site is provided by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. There are links for different age groups, publications, news, and other resources. Look here for information on issues ranging from date rape drugs to binge drinking to HIV/AIDS prevention.
Information on a variety of campus crime prevention topics.
Stop Drugs.org - Identification
You can identify unknown prescription and street drugs using this sites tools.
Alcohol & Drug Abuse Institute, Univ. of Washington, Seattle
Get the science behind alcohol and drug abuse. Get the facts not the rumors.
American College Health Association
An organization of college and university health professionals. This is a site that has training and program information that everyone can use.
FACE Truth and Clarity on Alcohol
A nationally recognized Alcohol Advocacy, Media Advocacy, and Training Group. FACE works in the Alcohol Education arena promoting Alcohol Awareness and Responsible Alcohol Practices.
Facts on Tap Alcohol and Your College Experience
Tips for avoiding abuse of alcohol while at college.
ForReal.org Marijuana Education for Teens
Straight forward advice on drug use for teens and young adults.
Go Ask Alice! Alcohol, Nicotine, and Other Drugs
Information site from Columbia University on the effects of alcohol, tobacco, and other drug addictions.
Site that gives information on the dangers of binge drinking and alcohol abuse among college students.