Transfer students make up nearly one-quarter of each incoming UW-Madison class, and as with every transition, specific resources can help ease the process.
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UHS offers a chlamydia self-screen option for female students who may not feel comfortable discussing their sexual health with a provider.
Asking for help is always challenging but students of color often face historical and cultural barriers when trying to access mental health services. The counselors at University Health Services are reaching out to minority student groups in an effort to bridge that gap.
It is important to consider how studying abroad can impact mental health. Culture shock—or cultural adjustment—describes a typical pattern of behavior and psychological changes seen in individuals adjusting to a new culture.
Anytime the temperature dips below freezing, there’s a risk for injury. However, it’s especially important to pay attention to the wind chill as this puts you at greater risk for frostbite and/or hypothermia.