The Wellness Center at Southern is responsible for broad student health outreach on topics including, but not limited to: sexual health, tobacco use, nutrition, drugs and alcohol, sleep and stress. The staff facilitates health promotion activities for the campus community, including educational sessions, special events, outreach in residence halls and classrooms, and other programs upon request. For more information or to request a presentation for a class or group, please contact us at 203.392.7110.
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Free condom dispensers are located in every Residence Hall in the first or second floor utility room, and in the restrooms on the Plaza Level of the Student Center. Take a look at this map to see all the locations of dispensers on campus!
Get yourself tested
Walk right in for quick, free, and confidential STD testing. Fall 2017 Walk-In Clinics: August 30, September 27*, October 18, November 15*, December 13. All clinics are held at Health Services in Granoff Hall from 12-2pm.
* These dates will also include HIV testing and special information on Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis for HIV (PrEP).
coffee with commuters
For those students on-the-go! Grab some coffee, hot chocolate, and a snack before you head to class. Visit us the first Thursday of every month in the Wintergreen Parking Garage vestibule, 8am-10am. Fall 2017 Dates: September 7, October 5, November 2, December 7. In the meantime, take a look at the resources available to you as a commuter student.
Class Presentations and Group Programs
The following interactive and educational programs are available upon request for outreach in residence halls, classrooms, and groups. Please contact Emily at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a program.Alcohol 101: Crash Course The Other Freshman 15: Fifteen Facts about Prescription and Other Drug Use at SCSU Be Safe and Chill: Sex and STDs at Southern Up in Smoke: Marijuana and Tobacco Wellness Overview
Ask the Dietitian
Registered Dietitian Sarah Vacher will be on campus this fall to answer your diet and nutrition questions and help you make healthy choices. Sarah is available for individual nutrition consultationsevery month: on the first Tuesday of the month (starting 10/3) you can find her in Fitness Center from 2-4pm and on the first Wednesday of the month (starting 10/4) she will be in Health Services from 2-4pm.
Check out the Healthy Eating Brochure from Chartwells!
flu shot clinics
Stay healthy and protect yourself from the flu! Bring your insurance card and prescription card. Fall 2017 Walk-In Clinics: September 11 Jennings 133 10am-2pm, October 11 Academic Quad 11am-3pm, October 25 ASC Info Desk 11am-2pm
NO COPAY FOR MOST INSURANCE CARRIERS.
Learn about what the Wellness Center has to offer our students and grab some healthy
information and giveaways. Follow us online to find out our time and location.
Health Services Hits the Road
In collaboration with Health Services, we bring such events to you as Rate My Plate and Mobile Get Yourself Tested Events. Keep an eye out for us around campus. For more information, check out Health Services.
Health and Wellness Fair
Also known as #WellFest2017, our Fall 2017 Health and Wellness Fair highlights all the university departments, clubs, organizations and community agencies that are here to keep you healthy, happy and connected. This event that is open to all SCSU students, faculty and staff.
undergraduate and graduate internships
The Wellness Center accepts Undergraduate and Graduate Students in Public Health to
complete their required internships with the Wellness Center.
Public Health Internship Information
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