Vector AlcoholEdu + Sexual Violence Prevention
All new undergraduate students are required to complete these courses during their first semester. This includes online, statewide, and Flagstaff campus students.
An email with instructions for completing the required courses will be sent to your NAU email account shortly after the beginning of the semester. Make sure to complete the course by submitting the post survey.
Failure to complete these courses within 30 days from when you receive the initial Vector email will result in a $50 program fine.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who is required to complete the courses? Accordion Closed
All new NAU students are required to complete the Vector courses. This includes students enrolled on the Flagstaff campus, at statewide locations and online. Courses are optional for most new graduate students.
Why do I have to complete these courses? Accordion Closed
The content in these educational courses is designed to help create a healthy and safe physical and virtual learning environment for all NAU students. The AlcoholEdu course will provide you with information that is important for you to know about alcohol and other drugs, whether or not you engage in substance use. The Sexual Assault Prevention course helps NAU meet federal requirements of the Sexual Violence Elimination (SaVE) Act to provide prevention education to all NAU students about healthy relationships and sexual violence prevention.
How do I access the Vector courses? Accordion Closed
After the welcome e-mail is sent, your Vector courses will load. Scroll up to the yellow button on this webpage, click on “Complete the Course” to be redirected to the Vector login page or you can use the link sent to your NAU email.
What is the due date? Accordion Closed
The due date is 30 days from when you receive the first email from Vector to access the required courses. For the Fall 2023 semester, the due date is October 1st. You will be able to see your due dates for each course when you log into the Vector training website.
What happens if I do not complete the courses by the due date? Accordion Closed
You will be charged a $50 program fee.
When can I start the course? Accordion Closed
An invite link will be sent to your NAU email account in August 2022. Please complete the course(s) by October 1st to avoid the $50 fine.
How do I access the courses? Accordion Closed
In the Vector emails you receive (both the initial email and all subsequent reminder emails), you will be prompted to log into the Vector training site, which you will do using your NAU ID and password. Both of the required courses will be accessible via the learner dashboard on the Vector training website.
How long does it take to complete the courses? Accordion Closed
Approximately 3 hours total to complete both courses. You do not have to complete both courses in one sitting. Your progress will be saved as you go if you want to complete them over the course of a few days or whatever pace works for you.
Who do I contact for help with technical issues? Accordion Closed
Do students need to send proof of completion somewhere? Accordion Closed
No, but it doesn’t hurt to save a copy for your records in case of an erroneous charge.