Office of Alcohol & Other Drug Services

The Office of Alcohol & Other Drug Services (AODS) is a multidimensional resource for students - and for faculty, staff, and members of the larger Harvard University community* who may have concerns about students - offering a wide range of programs and services aimed at reducing the negative consequences associated with heavy, episodic drinking and substance abuse through prevention, education, intervention, policy development and coordination with treatment providers. AODS collaborates with students and staff throughout the University to create a comprehensive substance abuse prevention program focused on the health and safety of Harvard students.

Interventions offered at AODS:

Individual Consultations

Brief Alcohol Screening and Intervention for College Students (BASICS)

Tobacco Cessation


To schedule an appointment at AODS, please click here or call the office at 617-496-0133.

*Note to HUGHP Members: Harvard University Group Health Plan (HUGHP), a health insurance plan for Harvard faculty, staff and their families, contracts with Blue Cross/Blue Shield (Managed Care Behavioral Health Network) for behavioral health services, including alcohol and other drug services. For all inquiries, please call 1-877-566-2583 or visit the HUGHP Website.