Campus Life

Student Health & Counseling Services

Student Health & Counseling Services (SHCS) offers:

  • Urgent care
  • Primary care
  • Preventive services
  • Wellness education
  • Mental health and counseling services

SHCS is staffed by a multidisciplinary team of medical and mental health professionals, and is fully accredited through the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care. All currently enrolled students at Sacramento State are eligible for services at SHCS. Some fees may apply to specialty services, procedures, vaccines and supplies. Any services provided off campus are the financial responsibility of the student. For a full list of services, please visit the SHCS website.

Counseling & Psychological Services

Counseling & Psychological Services helps students cope with stress or troubling personal problems that may interfere with academic life. Everyday problems such as stress, anxiety, depression, relationship issues, and grief and loss can make it difficult to concentrate on course work and can hinder academic progress. For more information, please visit Counseling and Psychological Services Website.

Smartphone Services: HornetMD

HornetMD is a smartphone application supplied by SHCS that provides a symptom checker, an audio health library, self-care information and immediate connection to the nurse advice line.

Download the free application here, then add it to your home screen and name it “HornetMD.”