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Full—time students are at least 2X
more likely to engage in heavy
drinking during their college years.
2 OUT OF 5
college students is
college students report regular considered a heavy
binge drinking. drinker.
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the amount of students alcohol—related arrests on and
injured from alcohol—related off campus, including drunk
incidents has risen driving incidents, have risen
3 8 more than 20°/ o.
DUI convictions, on average, can raise car insurance rates at
least 3x higher.
with all the studying and hard work students ut into college
classes, it's understandable for them to want 0 get away and arty
now and then. Unfortunately, it seems that students are inves ing
in more than an education. Alcohol abuse among students is rising,
costing them countless amounts of money while setting the
foundation for lifelong addictions.
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