Student Health, Wellness and Support

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The health and well-being of our students leads to success in and out of the classroom. We encourage you to explore resources available for physical and mental health offered throughout campus. 

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Counseling Center

Through high quality professional and confidential services, the Counseling Center aims to reduce distress, promote emotional wellness, enhance life satisfaction, and improve overall well-being for all Rhode Island College students.


Dean of Students

We improve the quality of student life by addressing students’ needs and issues and work to maintain student safety.

Food 4 Thought Pantry

Food 4 Thought Pantry

The Learning for Life Food 4 Thought Pantry assists students with food insecurity by providing a private and confidential opportunity to obtain food and toiletries.

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Health Services

Located in Browne Hall, the Office of Health Services is here to provide confidential and holistic primary health care to enhance the academic potential of our students. Learn more about available services and COVID-19 information for Rhode Island College students.

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Health Promotion

Health Promotion’s mission is to support student health and to enable student success by advocating for healthy learning environments at Rhode Island College.

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H.O.P.E. Line & Support

Do you feel distressed? Do you wish to speak with someone? Please call the 24/7 Rhode Island College HOPE Line. This service is offered through the Center for Health and Wellness.

Recreation Center

Recreation Center

Our state of the art Recreation Center houses free weights, cardiovascular equipment, swimming pool and fitness classes/programs to RIC students at no additional cost.


School/Life Balance

Here to provide student health, support and resources to the Rhode Island College community to promote a healthy lifestyle and making positive choices.

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Unity Center

The Unity Center provides a safe and inclusive space for those seeking resources within the LGBTQ+ community, those that identify as women, pregnant students, parents and more!