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Health and Wellness

Caring for your health and wellness is an essential part of your success as a graduate student. JMU has many resources available to ensure the best care during your time as a student.

  • Counseling Center
    • Located in the Student Success Center, the Counseling Center is available to you as a student if you need to speak with an experienced mental health professional. Appointments can be made online.
  • Health Center
    • The university health center provides free appointments for students as well as access to several other health tests and vaccines at a small cost. There is also a pharmacy located at the health center.
  • Health-Insurance
    • Because of the on-going changes in the insurance marketplace, the Health Center has an agreement with BB&T Insurance Services, a local insurance broker. BB&T Insurance, in partnership with American Exchange, is available and qualified to provide insurance expertise for currently enrolled JMU students and their parents/guardians.
  • UREC
    • The university recreation center has many opportunities for you to be involved in physical fitness and well-being. UREC takes a holistic approach to health, so in addition to exercise equipment, they provide access to meditation and massage. Also take advantage of the free fitness and yoga classes available at UREC. You can sign up online, and make sure to sign up in advance as these classes fill up quickly.
  • JMUGradSuccess
    • A website dedicated to providing resources for graduate students to be successful during their time as students. On this page you will find links to resources related to health and wellness as well as resources for other areas essential to your success.

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