Welcome to CampusHealthandSafety.org

Go To Effective PreventionGo To AlcoholGo To Other DrugsGo To ViolenceGo To Mental HealthGo To Audiences
In this Section
Printer-friendly page Email to a friend

Spring Break

Alcohol advertisers often use spring break packages as an opportunity to target college and university students, especially underage students. Alcoholic beverage companies continually place ads for inexpensive drinks, liquor specials, booze cruises, and all you can drink packages at spring break venues, which the American Medical Association (AMA) calls “reckless marketing practices.”

The following environmental strategies address marketing and promotion related to spring break vacations:

  • Restrict advertising by the alcohol industry in campus newspapers in the months preceding spring break
  • Restrict posters by the alcohol industry on campus property
  • Work with tourism companies near campus to prevent alcohol-related advertisement of spring break vacations


Go to the Center for College Health and Safety website Go to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
CampusHealthandSafety.org
is a website of the Center for College Health and Safety
part of the Health and Human Development Programs division of EDC.

Go to Education Development Center, Inc.
1994-2005 Education Development Center, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Please contact Webmaster for any questions or concerns.