Health and Wellness

Health and wellness are two sides of the same coin. Health refers to physical, mental, and social well-being. Wellness aims to enhance well-being. Health is the goal, wellness is the action behind reaching your goals.

Advocacy Services

Confidential Advocates at University Counseling Services can help students determine their needs in regards to health (physical, mental and emotional), reporting options and academic concerns after experiencing sexual assault, dating violence, and/or stalking.

Learn about Advocacy Services

Alcohol and Other Drugs

We want our students to have the information they need to make the safest and healthiest choices when it comes to alcohol or other drug use.

Resources and FAQs

Health Risks

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Updates from the Division of Student Affairs Senior Vice Provost Office.

View DSA COVID-19 Updates

Immunizations and Primary Care Services

Still need to get immunizations before classes start? Need an annual check-up or not feeling well? University Student Health Services offers a wide range of services! Remember, all students must submit immunizations records before their first semester and should do so through the Student Health Web Portal.

Submit Immunization Records

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Rams in Recovery

Rams in Recovery is VCU's Collegiate Recovery Program which works to ensure that students do not have to choose between their recovery and their education.

Learn about Rams in Recovery

Resilience Lab

The Resilience Lab, by The Well, helps students learn mindful techniques as a way to manage stress, and improve well-being.

Attend the Resilience Lab

Therapy, Support Groups and Self-Help Resources

University Counseling Services provides therapy services for a wide array of groups including individuals, groups and couples. There are also topic-based self-help resources available.

Therapy Services

Support Groups

Self-Help Resources