Eligibility Requirements for the CRC

The CRC Introductory Student Program is tailored to students with less than 6 months of recovery time that are dedicated to working towards and establishing sustained recovery.
  • Currently applying to Mississippi State University or currently enrolled student at Mississippi State University
  • A Dedication to working towards and Establishing Sustained Recovery
  • Interview with CRC Faculty and Staff
  • Active Participation in a Twelve-Step Recovery Program or Equivalent Recovery Program
  • Commitment to Service
  • Commitment to CRC Introductory Program Requirements

Students accepted into the scholarship student program are asked to fill out a Collegiate Recovery Community Introductory Application & Student Packet which consists of: CRC Program Goals, Student Requirements & Expectations, Honor Statement, Scholarship Agreement Form, Photo Release Form, Referral to DSS Form, and Parent Information. This is in order to provide students the guidelines of the Collegiate Recovery Community and ensure a student's success within the program.

The CRC Scholarship Student Program is tailored to students with 6 months (or more) of recovery time. Scholarship students are eligible to receive full benefits of the CRC program.
  • Currently applying to Mississippi State University or currently enrolled student at Mississippi State University
  • Complete and Continuous Abstinence of Six (6) months from Alcohol and other Drugs and/or all Process Addictions
  • Interview with CRC Faculty, Staff, and Students
  • Active Participation in a Twelve-Step Recovery Program or Equivalent Recovery Program
  • Commitment to Service
  • Commitment to CRC Scholarship Student Program Requirements

Students accepted into the scholarship student program are asked to fill out a Collegiate Recovery Community Application & Student Packet which consists of: CRC Program Goals, Student Requirements & Expectations, Honor Statement, Scholarship Agreement Form, Photo Release Form, Referral to DSS Form, and Parent Information. This is in order to provide students the guidelines of the Collegiate Recovery Community and ensure a student's success within the program.


The CRC Distance Education Program is tailored to recovering students enrolled in online courses at Mississippi State. Online Students are eligible to receive full benefits of the CRC Distance Education program.

  • Acceptance into Mississippi State University
  • A dedication to working towards and/or maintaining sustained recovery
  • In order to be eligible for scholarship student must have complete and continous abstinence of six (6) months from alcohol and other drugs and/or all process addictinos
  • Interview with CRC Faculty and Staff
  • Active participation in a Twelve-Step Recovery Program or equivalent recovery program
  • Commitment to Service
  • Commitment to CRC Distance Education Program Requirements:

  • - Attend weekly WebX Seminar Classes

    - Attend weekly Recovery Meetings

    - Participate in weekly discussion board

    - Sign up to meet with your Academic Advisor each semester

Students accepted into the CRC Distance Education program are asked to fill out a Collegiate Recovery Community Distance Application & Student Packet which consists of: CRC Program Goals, Student Requirements & Expectations, Honor Statement, Scholarship Agreement Form, Photo Release Form, Referral to DSS Form, and Parent Information. This is in order to provide students the guidelines of the Collegiate Recovery Community and ensure a student's success within the program.

For more in-depth information and a look at our online program please click the following link to the distance website: Distance.msstate.edu

Prospective students interested in joining in the Collegiate Recovery Community are highly encouraged to contact the CRC Staff directly so that we can welcome you into the program as efficiently as possible. Please contact Blake Schneider or (662) 325-3192.