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6/12/2020

Summer Hours Update – Please note Norris Health Center (Medical, Counseling and Health Promotion and Wellness) will be closed on the following days over the summer: 6/19/20, 7/3/20, and 8/21/20. 

Eligibility and Services Offered

Norris Health Center, University Counseling, Health Promotion and Wellness, and Survivor Support and Victim Advocacy continue to provide services to our students during the COVID-19 pandemic. These services look and operate differently with the temporary transition to telehealth services and modified in-person medical services. If you are a student who has received services during this time and you have feedback for us, please contact us at nhc-help@uwm.edu.

Students who are enrolled in summer classes for credit and have paid the segregated fee are eligible to use the health center through August 15, 2020. Additionally, students not taking summer classes can be eligible for summer services if they took classes at UWM the preceding academic year and pay the associated medical and/or counseling fees. This summer there is a modified fee structure intended to limit costs for students while balancing any increase in service needs related to COVID-19.

For additional information about Norris Medical Services, click here.

For additional information about University Counseling Services, click here.

For additional information about Survivor Support and Victim Advocacy, click here.


COVID-19 Information

We are following federal, state, and local public health the guidelines related to healthcare facilities and health and mental health care delivery as well as American College Health Association and other professional organization guidelines and recommended best practices.

UWM students who have concerns about symptoms or potential exposure are encouraged to call NHC at (414) 229-4716 to speak with a medical professional who can provide additional guidance.

For reliable information and the latest UWM COVID-19 updates, please visit the UWM Information on Coronavirus (COVID-19) website. This page includes Tips for Coping with COVID-19 concerns which may be useful at this time.


Emergency

If you have a medical or mental health emergency when our operations are closed Call 911 or UWM Police 414-229-9911 (9-911 campus phone) for immediate assistance. More information about 24-hour community resources can be found here. Find additional crisis related information and information on Aurora Healing and Advocacy here.

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