Date Approved


Degree Type

Open Access Senior Honors Thesis

Department or School

Health Sciences

First Advisor

Colleen L. Croxall


Teens and young adults are being infected with sexually transmitted diseases and experiencing unplanned pregnancy at an alarming rate. A survey of Eastern Michigan University students living in residence halls identifies risk taking behaviors they are taking that lead to these consequences. This survey will allow Residence Life and other university staff to better educate the student with the knowledge needed to protect themselves against sexually transmitted infections and unplanned pregnancy.