Health & Wellness

As a college student, you have a lot on your plate – so maintaining good health is essential.

WPU offers professional counseling, support for students with disabilities and general health services through its Wellness Center.

We have on-site mental health counselors, nurses, a physician, and disability services experts. Our experienced staff can help with everything from the common cold to homesickness.

Students can take advantage of services and clinics, including free STD testing, flu shots, stress management events, physical exams, and even drunk driving awareness programs.

NOTE

All medical records of services received in the Wellness Center are confidential and maintained separately from your student and academic records. Student medical information may not be released without written authorization or if required by law.

WPU hosts several free health & awareness events on campus throughout the year

Health Services

WPU offers a wide variety of health services within its Wellness Center. Our experienced staff members provide routine treatment for minor illnesses and injuries and health education in various forms. Routine exams and care on campus is free to all full-time residential students; other students can be seen for a small fee.

Offerings
  • Treatment of minor illnesses
  • Comprehensive Physical Exams
  • Over the counter medications
  • Flu Vaccines and PPD (Tuberculosis Testing)
  • Strep testing, mono testing, urinalysis, glucose testing and pregnancy tests
  • Nutrition advice and weight monitoring
  • Confidential and Free STD testing

Contact Health Services

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WPU nurse giving a Student a check-up.

WPU has an on-site nurse and physician to treat students with illnesses and injuries

WPU student and campus counselor talk in the Health Center.

Our experienced counselors work one-on-one with students

Counseling

The Wellness Center provides short-term, professional counseling to students coping with the challenges of college life. This includes support with everyday problems like stress management, or more serious problems such as depression or anxiety. Counseling services are free to all traditional undergraduate students.

Offerings
  • Individual, short-term counseling
  • Group counseling
  • Crisis intervention
  • Referrals to off-campus professionals as requested or needed
  • Outreach programming

ULifeline is an anonymous online resource to learn more about your thoughts and feelings, and to reach out for help if necessary. Visit ULifeline.org to take a confidential screening, to research mental health conditions or to locate resources at William Peace University.

Contact Counseling Services

Contact Counseling Services

Disability Services

The Wellness Center provides assistance to students with physical, cognitive, learning, and psychological disabilities.

Learn More About WPU Disability Services

#WPUStrength: The Pacer Performance Center

Constructed in the spring of 2017, the Pacer Performance Center features Rogue fitness equipment and other free-weight training options for the WPU community.

LEARN MORE ABOUT #WPUSTRENGTH

Health Insurance

WPU requires that all full-time day students have health insurance.

If you have your own health insurance

Consolidated Health Plans will send you an email when the waiver portal opens.  As soon as you receive the email, please click on the link and complete the required information to waive the WPU Insurance. The student assistance number for AIG is 888-722-1668.

CLICK HERE TO WAIVE YOUR HEALTH INSURANCE

If you do not have your own health insurance

You will not complete the waiver and you will automatically be enrolled in the student insurance plan and will be charged $1408.00 for one year.

The Policy on file with the University becomes effective at 12:01 a.m. on August 1, and terminates at 11:59 p.m. on July 31.

For specific questions, contact Student Accounts at studentaccounts@peace.edu.