Canvas - AlcoholEdu Course

This document describes how to complete the AlcoholEdu course in Canvas.

First-year students and transfer students at UW-Madison are required to complete the AlcoholEdu course, provided by University Health ServicesThis course is available from within the Canvas learning management system.


Students required to take AlcoholEdu will need to complete it by the required deadline. Missing the completion deadline could result in an enrollment hold being placed on your student record, prohibiting you from enrolling in courses for upcoming terms. Students being asked to complete this course will receive email notifications with instructions, completion deadlines, and warnings about any enrollment holds that may be placed as a result of non-completion.

If you have questions about the completion requirements, or have other questions about the program, contact alcoholedu@uhs.wisc.edu or visit the program website. Only first-year students and incoming transfer students are enrolled in the AlcoholEdu course.

To complete the AlcoholEdu course:

1. Log in to Canvas using your UW-Madison NetID credentials.
2. In the red navigation column on the left, click "Courses," then click the "Fall 2020 AlcoholEdu" link. 
3. Follow the completion instructions within the course. 

System requirements
The content for AlcoholEdu is delivered on a platform called EverFi. Please visit this website for details about system requirements for using EverFi, including recommended browsers.

To Get Help

If you need help accessing the course or experience technical issues, contact the DoIT Help Desk for assistance.Or, if you are experiencing technical issues with EverFi, please contact support.everfi.com for assistance.

For more information about the courses, such as completion deadlines and FAQs, please visit the following website: https://www.uhs.wisc.edu/prevention/substance-abuse-prevention/alcoholedu/

Or, you can contact University Health Services directly at 608-265-4165 or alcoholedu@uhs.wisc.edu.