Welcome to the Student Health and Wellness Center! We are here to help you reach your full potential for health and well-being.

The Student Health and Wellness Center (formerly Norris Health Center, University Counseling, and Health Promotion & Wellness) is now located in the Northwest Quadrant, Building D, on the 7th and 8th floors. Please call us at 414-229-7429 to arrange services.

Important information about SHAW Services:

  • SHAW has expanded its range of services and resources to support UWM students’ emotional and mental health. Click here for an at-a-glance look at the wide range of emotional support resources.
  • Please do not come to the health center without first speaking to a staff member. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and in keeping with CDC guidelines, all students are required to call the medical clinic to schedule an appointment. There are no drop-in services available including at the lab and the dispensary.
  • Please call to discuss the availability of routine and same day appointments including for COVID-19 evaluation and testing.
  • To access your patient portal for medical and counseling services click here.

For information about patient rights, click here.


The Mindful Space

Sign up to use our mindfulness space that includes a massage chair, virtual reality equipment, happy lamps and more. Pause. Breathe. Relax.

COVID-19 Updates

  • If you have symptoms consistent with COVID-19 or have had close contact with someone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19, testing is available for eligible students at the Student Health and Wellness Center.  If you are unable to keep your appointment, please cancel via the Medicat patient portal or by calling 414-229-7429. In order to get the most accurate results, please wait 5-7 days after an exposure before testing.


Health News

Be Well Bingo: Mar. 28 – Apr. 4 

Be Well Bingo – Mar. 28 – Apr. 4  Join the Student Health and Wellness Center as we explore different ways to Be Well on campus and at home. The first 25 students to complete FIVE activities on the BINGO... Read more →

National Eating Disorders Awareness Week

Join the Student Health and Wellness Center and the Women’s Resource Center for a week filled with events focused on radical self-love. Events:  Smash the Scale Time/Date: Monday, February 20; 2:00-3:00 PM Location: Women’s Resource Center Description: You are so much... Read more →

Condoms and Consent

Join the Peer Health Educators for an evening filled with games, trivia, and prizes! We’ll talk about safe sex practices, what it means to give enthusiastic consent, and explore sexual health resources at UWM and across Milwaukee. Date: Thursday, March... Read more →

Spring 2023 Faculty/Staff Suicide Prevention Trainings

Spring 2023 Faculty/Staff Suicide Prevention Trainings Help to strengthen our network of UWM faculty, staff, and students prepared to reach out to students in crisis! Faculty and staff are invited to participate in a suicide prevention training this semester. On... Read more →

Swipe Safely: Exploring the Caveats of Dating Apps

Join the Peer Health Educators for a conversation on dating apps, safety features, and ways that you can keep yourself safe. The event will take place in Sandburg Flicks on Thursday, February 9th from 3-4pm. (Open to University Housing students and... Read more →

Upcoming Events