Student Health Services
University of South Carolina

We’re Here For You

Our counseling staff members are available to provide support for our campus community. Students, faculty and staff who wish to speak with a mental health provider on an individual basis can just walk in to the counseling office Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. or call 803-777-5223 to set up an appointment. Counseling is located on the fifth floor of the Close/Hipp building at 1705 College St. If additional services are needed, please contact counseling at 803-777-5223.

For faculty and staff who need additional support, they can consider using the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) by calling 866-327-2400 or visiting for more information.

Current Health Topics

• Zika virus alerts

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    Uninterrupted Prescription Coverage
    To allow uninterrupted prescription coverage during breaks throughout the year (winter break, summer break, etc.), students with the University-sponsored Student Health Insurance Plan through AIG can click here to renew their coverage. Once in the site, enter your e-mail address and password, then click the "renewal" button for the upcoming semester.

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Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention

Sexual assault is never the survivor's fault, and it's never tolerated at the University of South Carolina. We urge survivors to seek help from the resources at and from our Sexual Assault and Violence Intervention & Prevention office. As members of the Carolina family, we all can better understand our responsibilities to help care for our community. Together we can stop sexual assault.

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Suicide Prevention Trainings

Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training will teach you the warning signs of a suicidal person and early signs of depression, assist you in gaining confidence in how to respond and educate you about the resources available at the University of South Carolina.

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Choose to Lose

Ready to energize your mind, body and soul? Enrich your life with physical activity, healthy eating and stress management techniques? Register for the Spring 2016 Choose to Lose Lifestyle Management Program- now in the Blatt PE Center!

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Heart Beat Pedometer Challenge

Walk your way to health! To promote healthy hearts, all faculty and staff are invited to participate in the fifth annual Heart Beat Step Challenge! We will kick off this event in February in honor of American Heart Month!

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