The Well's Special Edition Poster

Also, don't miss our Summer 2016 Welcome Week EditionView and download the current issue here. Check out The Well's poster making an appearance in stalls this summer! View past editions by choosing the school year below.

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The Well is a great place to learn about available services and support for students in recovery.


Pathways to CHOICES

Pathways to Choices is a free alcohol and drug education class consisting of two parts: an online class hosted on Blackboard that takes approximately two hours to complete, and a follow up meeting with a professional from University Counseling Services or The Well

NOTE: It may take  up to 3 business days for an administrator to add you to the Blackboard course. You will receive an email notification as soon as you are added.

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Alcohol and Drug Self-Assessment

For those who wish to examine their relationship with alcohol and other drugs, there is an online assessment tool that is both confidential and anonymous. Log onto the assessment and use the referral code vcurams in order to access it. The assessment is best viewed in Firefox or Internet Explorer.

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VCU Alcohol and Other Drug Policy

VCU Resources

Lactation rooms for nursing mothers 

University Counseling Services offers individual, group and couples therapy as well as crisis services and outreach workshops. 

University Student Health Services provides outpatient medical care, immunizations and pharmacy services for VCU students 

VCU Police strives to provide a safe and secure learning, living and working environment at VCU.

VCU Recreational Sports Conveniently located, high quality fitness facility with cardio and strength training equipment, free weights, pool, heated spa, gym, racquetball and more. 

Disability Support Services assists students with approppriate academic adjustments such as program and exam modifications, classroom accomodations and auxiliary aids.

The Well works with VCU students. If you are an employee in need of health resources, please visit:  

CommonHealth CommonHealth provides health and wellness programs to Virginia state employees to help them get healthy and stay fit. Participation is open to employees, covered family members over the age of 18 (living with employees) and retirees.

Employee Health Services Employee Health Services provides a wide range of health and safety services to faculty and staff of Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) and the VCU Health System (VCUHS).  


Welcome to The Wellness Resource Center (The Well) at VCU! We are here to help students achieve or maintain a healthy lifestyle. We provide an array of services and resources related to the following health topics.

We aim to be positive, inclusive and empowering in our materials and programs. We conduct interactive, informative health presentations by request to classes and student organizations. The Well is wheelchair accessible. If you need wheelchair access or other accommodations, please call the front desk at 804-828-9355 for assistance. 

The Well partners with COBE, which aims to cultivate a university experience that promotes behavioral and emotional health by integrating research, teaching, policy and programming. To find out more about on-going research, classes, events and more, Visit the COBE website.


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