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Complete the Essentials Course

Northern Arizona University values your health and safety.  This is why all new students are required to complete the My Student Body Essentials course. Please follow the detailed instructions below to complete the course by September 1.  

PART I: Course instructions

1.Go to and click REGISTER HERE to create your secure account. Enter your email address, select password, and enter "Lumberjack" as the school code. Follow the on-screen prompts to enter required security and demographic information. Click continue. 
2.From the My Stuff page, select the Essentials Course by clicking Take Now under Status. 
3.Complete the questionnaire and pre-quiz for the selected module.
4.Complete all module material.
5.Complete the post-test. In order to pass the course, you must score an 85% or better. 
6.Save your certificate of completion in case it is collected for a class or program.  There is no need to send the certificate of completion to anyone as it is tracked online.
NOTE: The course consists of 3 modules (alcohol, drugs and sexual violence). Repeat steps 3-5 for all modules in the Essentials Course. Complete the course survey.   
All new students are required to complete the course by September 1. 

PART II: Follow-Up Assessment

All courses include a follow-up assessment that helps you see how you have changed since you took the course. You will receive an email 30 days after you complete the course asking you to log in to MyStudentBody and complete the 10-minute assessment. Please fill out the assessment as soon as possible. The information learned from this assessment will help improve alcohol and drug educational programs on your campus. Your responses will be completely confidential. 
IMPORTANT: Please add to your list of approved senders to make sure the follow-up email reaches you.  

For Technical Support and Questions: 

Click Site Help at the bottom of every screen on MyStudentBody to get answers to common questions. 
If you have a question about course deadlines or other campus-specific issues, please contact Melissa Griffin, Health Promotion Manager at 928-523-6867 or by email
Thank you for completing this course and helping us maintain a safe and healthy learning environment!