UAB Collegiate Recovery Community

The UAB CRC welcomes students and participants of all backgrounds and walks of life to join our inclusive and affirming community of people committed to long-term recovery, health, and wellness.

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CRC Location:

1102 12th Street South
(between the Pita Stop and Subway)

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Purpose & Mission

Our Purpose

UAB CRC Vision
Students in recovery who thrive and flourish at UAB and beyond.

Purpose of CRC
College students who embrace or seek recovery from substance use and/or co-occurring disorders are better positioned to thrive with purposeful university and peer support.

Mission Statement
The UAB Collegiate Recovery Community champions a community of peers in recovery by fostering deep engagement and meaningful connection while surrounding students with holistic support.

CRC Pillars

  •  Deep engagement
     Meaningful connection
     Holistic support
  • Multi-Dimensional Support for Students

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    Dedicated space

    Dedicated space

    Academic

    Academic

    Health and wellbeing

    Health and wellbeing

    Emotional

    Emotional

    Social

    Social

    Community involvement

    Community involvement

    Health & Wellness

    • Recovery Conference
    • Equine-assisted wellness workshop
    • Outdoor adventure day trips
    • Climbing Wall workshop
    • Camping Trips

    Sober Social Options

    • Service-based student organizations
    • Family Dinners
    • Sobertober Fest
    • Holiday Celebrations
    • Monthly social events

    Community Involvement

    • Public film screenings
    • Recovery Walks
    • Cookouts open to community
    • Volunteering with community organizations

    Academic Support

    • Open evening study hours
    • Dedicated study space

    eCheckUp to Go - Alcohol Check

    eCheckUp to Go - Alcohol Check

    The Alcohol eCheckUp To Go is a brief self-assessment that will provide you with accurate and detailed information about:

    • Your personal risk patterns
    • Your individual level of alcohol tolerance
    • Your unique family risk factors
    • Harm reduction strategies
    • Helpful resources

    ALCOHOL E-CHECKUP TO GO

    eCheckUp to Go -  Marijuana Check

    eCheckUp to Go - Marijuana Check

    The Marijuana eCheckUp To Go is a brief self-assessment that will provide you with accurate and detailed information about:

    • Your personal risk patterns
    • Your individual level of marijuana tolerance
    • Your unique family risk factors
    • Harm reduction strategies
    • Helpful resources

    MARIJUANA E-CHECKUP TO GO

     

    • Program Recognition

      Program Recognition

      UAB Division of Student Affairs “Program of the Year 2016”.

      100% of respondents indicated recovery support meetings were beneficial to their personal recovery.

     

    What Students are Saying:

    • “I was able to connect with others in a similar position.”

    • “I’m meeting new people in every meeting!”

    • “Great to hear from fellow peers.”

    • “I’m getting support from others in recovery. Learning about recovery.”

    • “Good meeting. Instilled the principles of the program.”

    Students