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With the end of the school year approaching, many students are bound to celebrate with parties and alcohol. Here are some statistics about alcohol and college students:

Percentage of college students who met diagnosis for alcohol abuse: 31

Percentage of college students who met diagnosis for alcohol dependence: 6

Number of students between ages 18 to 24 who were assaulted by a drunken student: 600,000

Percentage of students who have reported damaging property while under the influence of alcohol: 11

Percentage of academic problems for which alcohol is a contributing factor: 40

Source: [SLANT12]http://www.collegedrinkingprevention.gov/facts/[SLANT12]