LIFE AT WSU

  • Health Services

    Health Services at Worcester State University is your source for high-quality, cost-effective health care. We provide accessible, convenient, and affordable services—we don’t bill you or charge any co-pays. Our services include:

    • unlimited visits for evaluation and treatment of health concerns and illnesses
    • health maintenance and wellness information
    • women’s health, including routine gynecologic exams with Pap testing, and contraception
    • screening for sexually transmitted infections and pregnancy issues
    • tuberculosis screening in select situations
    • physical exams in select situations

    Our staff includes licensed nurse practitioners and physicians, which enables us to evaluate you on campus for any illness or health concern with minimal disruption to your studies. We typically are able to schedule you for same-day appointments. We also collaborate with other offices and with health services offices on other campuses to give you optimum, efficient care.  
     
    Education
    Health Services educates students to promote health and wellness. Our programs include:

    • substance abuse prevention and education
    • healthy sexuality education
    • stress management
    • healthy eating
    • physical fitness
    • personal safety
    • keeping personal health records
    • accessing the health-care system
    • understanding health-care insurance coverage

     

    We offer practicums and internships for Worcester State nursing students and UMass Medical School-Graduate School nursing and nurse practitioner students.
     
    Additional information:
    Health History Form
    Meningitis Waiver Form
    Student Health Insurance & Waiver

    Information regarding providers/staff members
    Local Health-Care Options