Center for Students in Recovery

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide a community where students can find safety and support in order to thrive and have the best college experience possible while living in recovery.

Who We Help

We help students with substance use disorders or other addictions, those affected by addiction, or individuals questioning or exploring the impact of potential addictive behavior on his or her life.

Our Services

  • One-on-one support with a licensed professional
  • Recovery meetings
  • Sober social activities
  • Supportive community of peers
  • Volunteer/service opportunities

Spring 2018 Meetings

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
10-11 AM   Meditation      
12-1 PM SASS     Nourish COR (12-2 p.m.)
5:30-6:30 PM   S&L Recovery SMART    
7-8 PM AA/NA   Yoga Refuge Recovery  

Download the spring meeting schedule here.

To sign up to chair a meeting or to see if a meeting is cancelled, check here.

Meeting Descriptions

  • AA: Alcoholics Anonymous (12-step fellowship)
  • NA: Narcotics Anonymous (12-step fellowship)
  • Wellness Connection: Pause for physical and emotional wellness (meditation, coloring, journaling, etc.)
  • Nourish: Eating disorder peer support group
  • Community Service: Two-hour community service activity benefitting the UTD campus
  • Refuge Recovery: Meditation/discussion-based recovery meeting centered in Buddhist philosophy
  • SMART Recovery: Self-Management And Recovery Training
  • Campus Open Recovery (COR): Group recovery activities for all students
  • SASS: Sexual Assault Survivors Support Group

Contact CSR


[email protected]

Mailing Address
800 W. Campbell Road SSA 20
Richardson, TX 75080

Hours and Location

Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
SSA 14.270

The center stays open for evening meetings Monday-Thursday.

Office operations, such as appointment scheduling, end at 5 p.m.

CSR Staff

Stephanie Epstein
Collegiate Recovery Manager

Jennifer Sanoja
Administrative Assistant

Diego Alvarez
Student Worker

Audra Crow
Student Worker

Deirdre Hulsey
Student Worker

Kortney Sorrell
Student Worker

Claudia Zehentmayr
Student Worker