Health & Wellness

Promoting your optimal health 


Maintaining your overall health is important while you are at university. Health Services provides confidential nursing assessments and referral services for students. We offer a wide range of services including cold and flu assessments, first aid, sexual health counselling, stress management counselling, blood glucose monitoring and select immunizations.

Health Services on the Agricultural Campus is available to all students regardless of health insurance coverage (DSU Health and Dental Plans, private insurance, etc.).

Services

Student receiving a vaccination from a nurse

Health Services provides confidential assessments and referral services to students.

Location & Hours

Two students sitting in the Health Services waiting area

Visit Health Services for appointments and resources.

Make an Appointment

Student talking to front desk receptionist

Choose the method of booking an appointment that works best for you. 

Ask a Nurse

Student speaking with nurse

Get answers to your anonymous health-related questions by our healthcare team online.

DSU Health & Dental Plan

Student having blood pressure read by nurse using a cuff

The benefits plan covers prescriptions, dental, travel, accident, vision, and other services. 

Additional Health Resources

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Looking for answers? Check out these resources on health & wellness.

Confidentiality

All services provided in Health Services are confidential. Health records are entirely separate from other university documents. No one from an academic or administrative department has access to your health record. Parents, guardians and other family members cannot have access to any information about you without your written consent, including whether or not you have ever visited Health Services.

What is personal health information?

It's any identifying information about you, and may include demographic (name, address,date of birth), health card number, information related to your physical and mental health care, and financial information related to your application and eligibility for health care services. Personal health care information can be recorded and unrecorded, and continues to be protected after you are deceased.

Personal Health Information Act (PHIA)

Identifying information about you, and may include demographic (name, address,date of birth), health card number, information related to your physical and mental health care, and financial information related to your application and eligibility for health care services. Personal health care information can be recorded and unrecorded, and continues to be protected after you are deceased.

PHIA Brochure [PDF 586 KB]