CLEAN Recovery Services

CLEAN Services and support for students in recovery

CLEAN is a collegiate recovery program serving CSS students in the Twin Ports. CLEAN is a community-based, peer-driven recovery support program that provides individual counseling and a supportive community of people in recovery. 

CLEAN Recovery Services 

Recovery services foster a framework through which students fully engage and thrive in the college experience while living a life of recovery. It is based on a community of support. It is designed for students ready for college or ready to continue their college education, desiring accountability and support to enhance their recovery. Recovery services also exist to assist students with the application process and transitioning into the Duluth/Superior recovery community.

The CLEAN Program is a recovery support program. Most students who are in the program have experienced recovery for a few months or years. Programming is focused on supporting those who are active in their recovery. In addition to connecting students to resources in the Counseling Center, The Center for Equal Access (Disability Resources), and Academic Advising, students in CLEAN are supported with these programs and services:

CLEAN Programs and Services

  • Individual Counseling 
  • Weekly Peer Coaching 
  • Weekly Community Meetings
  • 3 Twelve-Step meetings per week or like activity
  • Drug Testing
  • Drop In Safe Space
  • Community Service
  • On Campus Housing (optional)
  • Self-Improvement Seminar (optional)
  • Community Activities and Support

Joining the CLEAN Program

If you are a new student or prospective student:

Contact us!

For more information, please call 218-723-7055 or emailing clean@css.edu.


DONATE to the CLEAN Progam!  

What can your money do? It can transform lives!

$150 - One Student can attend a Recovery Conference such as MNYPAA or WICYPAA
$250 - One Full CLEAN Community Shared Meal and Fellowship
$1000 - Recovery-centered Educucation Event (open to the whole community!)
$3000 - Sponsor a CLEAN student for a full year of support and transformation


Contact Us

CLEAN Collegiate Recovery Program
Zoe Torgersen MA, LPC, LADC
Coordinator/Mental Health Therapist
(800) 249-6412  ext. 7055
(218) 723-7055
clean@css.edu

Contact an Admissions Counselor
(800) 249-6412
(218) 723-6046
admissions@css.edu

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