Self Care Kit
Over the years we have noted that there are items that many students do not bring with them to college. These would usually be found in your home "medicine cabinet" but do not make the college packing list. While we welcome questions and are available to see students for urgent care, we also believe that it is important to learn and utilize appropriate self-care measures. Hear are some suggested items for all students to have on hand to respond to common illnesses. Managing common illnesses and navigating the health-care system may be one of the challenges a college student faces for the first time once they arrive at college. We will do our best to support and educate and these items may help you:
Digital thermometer
Small amount of common over the counter medications:
  Tylenol or ibuprofen for pain and fever
Antibiotic cream or gel, ie bacitracin or neosporin
Anti-diarrheal medication, ie peptobismol
Ant-acid medication, ie tums
Cough syrup with guiafenesin
Nasal decongestant/antihistamine. ie pseudoephedrine/benedryl
Reusable ice pack
Reusable hot pack or heating pad/hot water bottle;
Band aids
Small bottle of antibacterial hand gel to be carried in back pack
The Health Center is located in Juan Chacon 250
We are open M-F 2-6PM