Stay Well through Your Studies and Beyond

As a student at Nova Southeastern University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine, you won’t just learn about holistic wellness, you’ll live it.

Starting with the student wellness course in your first year to continuous access to premier resources like the NSU RecWell and the Center for Student Counseling and Well-Being, you’ll be supported throughout your studies. Plus you can find like-minded peers for social connection through various student organizations committed to mental health, inclusivity, and healthy living.

Mental Health

You’re never swimming alone when you’re swimming with the NSU Sharks. If at any point as a student at the College of Osteopathic Medicine you feel overwhelmed by stress, anxiety, and other emotions, help is here. The NSU Center for Student Counseling and Well-Being (CSCW) offers counseling services by licensed professionals.

Offered by NSU’s clinical partner Henderson Behavior Health, a leader in student behavioral health care, CSCW’s services range from stress management to coping strategies to psychiatric assessment and crisis intervention. In addition to one-on-one counseling, the center works across other support systems throughout NSU to provide support groups and awareness outreach.

Visit the Center for Student Counseling and Well-Being
Register for a First-Time Appointment
Call the 24/7 Crisis Hotline at (954) 424-6911
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A Community that CARES

The NSU Student Care Team is one of the resources available to you as a student. This student-led group helps promote a community of care, provides advice on self-care, and creates a safe space for supportive dialogue.

Learn More about Community CARE Coaches

Physical Health

Staying healthy while in college is a lot easier when you’re attending a top medical school that’s committed to comprehensive care. Whether you’re an undergraduate or a graduate, full-time or part-time, once you’re enrolled at NSU, you’ll have access to primary and specialty care services right on campus.

You’ll also be able to get a healthy dose of physical activity through one of the many recreation and wellness opportunities, including intramural sports, outdoor adventures, group exercise, and so much more.

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Trust Your Health to Those Who Teach It

From general checkups to specialty care, get health and wellness services from medical specialists who are practicing what they teach.

The NSU Student Medical Center offers comprehensive care to anyone enrolled and is easy to access.

Visit the NSU Student Medical Center

Have Fun Getting Fit

Set on a sport that helps you unwind? Looking for a new way to get active? From aquatics to zumba, you can find your fitness go-to through the Office of Recreation and Wellness (NSU RecWell), which coordinates a variety of wellness services.

The RecWell operates the RecPlex, which is home to state-of-the-art fitness equipment, indoor basketball and racquetball courts, a climbing wall, and the largest pool in South Florida.

Explore NSU RecWell
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Financial Health

Prevent money woes and worries by coming up with a plan to make your time as a student cost-effective, manageable, and a sound investment.


Explore merit and need-based awards that could potentially save you thousands.

Financial Aid

Get assistance on how to navigate financial aid and create a funding package.

Tuition and Fees

Understand costs per program and additional fees so there are no surprises.

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