The Fall 2013 Enrollment / Waiver period is open now through September 10, 2013. The plan is provided by Student Blue, Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina with a premium of $688 per semester. Be aware that if you fail to waive coverage, the premium is non-refundable after the posted deadline each semester and will be billed to your student account. More details for new students or returning students available.
The Student Health Center will be undergoing renovations throughout the summer. If you have a chemical sensitivity, respiratory problems or special mobility needs we will be glad to assist you. Please call the department with whom you have your appointment (Student Health Services, Counseling Center, Disability Services Office, Health Promotion) prior to arriving so concerns can be addressed. Masks will be available for those with chemical sensitivity or respiratory problems.
NC State University Student Health Services and University Police are joining the Drug Enforcement Agency’s National Take Back Initiative to encourage everyone to remove expired and unused medications from their home. Continue reading
On April 16th from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. explore the 7 dimensions of wellness on the Brickyard. Over 30 interactive booths representing the 7 dimensions (physical, social, emotional, intellectual, spiritual, occupational. environmental) will provide practical tips to help improve your personal wellness. Prizes, giveaways, fun! We look forward to seeing you there.
Health Promotion has received a grant to address problem gambling on college campuses. We are seeking your creative talents to assist the NC Problem Gambling Program. Create, direct and edit a 45 second video public service announcement (PSA) to raise awareness about problems associated with gambling. The top four PSAs will each receive a $250 Amazon gift card. Deadline is April 1. Contest details.
In response to the current flu epidemic, we will host a flu clinic on Monday, January 28th from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.. at the Student Health Center, room 2301. No appointment is needed. If you have received the vaccine in the past 6 months, you do not need another vaccination. This clinic is offered by Maxim Healthcare. Please bring your student ID and health insurance card. Continue reading
- Get the flu vaccine. (Clinic January 17th at Student Health from 1-4 pm)
- Wash hands often with soap and water or an alcohol-based hand rub.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth. Germs spread this way.
- Try to avoid close contact with sick people.
- Practice good health habits – plenty of sleep and exercise, reduce stress, drink plenty of fluids, and eat healthy foods. Continue reading
In response to the current flu epidemic blanketing the United States and our campus, we will host a flu clinic on Thursday, January 17th from 1-4 p.m. at the Student Health Center, room 2301. Any student in line by 4 p.m. will be vaccinated; no appointment is needed. This clinic is offered by Maxim Healthcare. Please bring your student ID and health insurance card. Continue reading
The Student Health Services and Health Promotion will have reduced hours the week of December 15-21, 2012. The Counseling Center will be open during normal business hours December 17-21, 2012 with walk-ins from 11-3 each day and a counselor on-call 24 hours per day. Details.
We have a limited supply of vaccine. Please call 919-515-2563 in advance to verify the vaccine is in stock.