Students are encouraged to use the Student Health Center when they are experiencing illness, or if they have any health-related questions or concerns. The Student Health Center Medical Clinic accepts and bills most all insurance companies. When seeking services, please bring your personal insurance card, present it at the time of your visit along with a photo ID, and pay your co-pay if you have one, just as you would at your own doctor's office.
The Counseling Center provides free and confidential counseling services, and is a safe place for your student to talk about issues or concerns that are impacting them. Clinical services provided by the Counseling Center include individual, couples and group counseling. The Center is a doctoral and masters level training site that offers mental health consultation support and liaison partnerships with specific departments.
Prevention Education & Advocacy Services
Prevention Education & Advocacy Services utilizes Peer Educators to provide comprehensive education about wellness issues impacting students, including alcohol and other substance use; mental health and associated stigma; sexual health; healthy relationships; gender violence; and violence prevention. Prevention Education oversees the Center for Peer Education.
Advocacy Services specializes in providing crisis response and advocacy to members of the campus community who have been impacted by sexual assault, intimate partner violence and stalking. Advocacy Services oversees the Assault Survivors Advocacy Program, a confidential resource for victims/survivors of gender violence and concerned others and provides a 24-Hour Crisis Hotline.
Fitness and Wellness
The UNC Fitness and Wellness program provides integrated programs, resources and services, in order to promote healthy lifestyles, create opportunities for positive behavior modification, and enhance student academic success.