New to UMW this spring?
Health Information, Immunization and Tuberculosis Screening forms are required for full-time undergraduate students:
UMW Health History, Immunizations and TB Screening Forms are located under the forms section to the left. The Health Information form is to be completed by the student or guardian. The Immunization and Tuberculosis Screening sections need to be verified and signed by a healthcare provider. All forms need to be completed and submitted to the Student Health Center. If your completed forms are not received by March 10, 2013, your account will be placed on hold preventing you from obtaining spring grades and registering for fall classes. Please call (540) 654-1040 for questions.
Do you have questions about the Affordable Care Act and college health insurance?
The American College Health Association has a great FAQ on this topic. Just click here.
Students wanting to continue their allergy shots while at UMW will need to read and sign the updated UMW Allergy Shot Clinic Policy and sign the Informed Patient Consent as well as have their Allergist review and sign the Referring Allergist Agreement prior to receiving injections at the UMW Allergy Clinic. Once completed appointments need to be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance Monday-Friday between 9:00 AM and 3:30 PM. The UMW Allergy Clinic will accept and house serum prior to receiving the Referring Allergist Agreement. Please click here to be directed to the Allergy page:
Health and Wellness Fair Coming soon!
The annual Sodexo Health and Wellness fair will take place on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 in Seacobeck during the dinner hour from 4:30-7:30 PM. The fair is free and open to students, faculty, staff and the community. Give- aways, cook-offs for mindful eating, blood pressure and cholesterol checks, and community resources will be available. Mark you Calendar to attend the event!
Free Sexually Transmitted Infection Testing Offered Monthly:
The UMW Student Health Center in partnership with the Fredericksburg Area HIV/AIDS Support Services (FAHASS) www.fahass.org offers monthly Sexually Transmitted Infection Testing (HIV by oral swab and urine Chlamydia and Gonorrhea) at the Student Health Center on one Friday per month from 10 AM-3 PM.
Please call (540) 654-1040 to schedule an appointment, walk-ins are welcome, but might have to wait.
Here are the scheduled dates: February 21, 2014, March 21, 2014, and April 11, 2014.
Student Health 101
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