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We want to help you thrive so you can achieve your personal and academic goals. We bring together a team of counsellors, nurses, physicians, spiritual care providers and more to help care for the whole you. 

Who we are & what we do

Our team of practitioners offers a variety of services to support students’ mental, physical and spiritual health. You can make a same-day or pre-booked appointment with a counsellor, nurse, physician, or spiritual care provider.

Our locations

health and wellness building

The Student Wellness Centre is located in the Health and Wellness Building. Here we take a holistic approach to your well-being with medical, counselling and spiritual care.

Phone: 250-721-8563

multifaith-centre-building

The Multifaith Centre is located next to the beautiful Finnerty Gardens. Here we provide one-on-one spiritual care as well as culturally diverse free weekly activities, events, and programs.

Phone: 250-721-8338

If you need immediate help, contact 911.

Contact Campus Security at 250-721-7599 or find additional contacts.

Announcements

Labyrinth: walking meditation

Stressed by the run-up to the holidays and exams? Take time to slow down, catch your breath and contemplate by walking the labyrinth at the Multifaith Centre in December.

Free flu shots

Getting sick sucks! Get the flu shot. It’s one of the best ways you can protect yourself and those around you from the flu. UVic students can make an appointment to get a free influenza...

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SupportConnect is free, confidential mental health support service for UVic students.

Available 24/7 online or by phone.

You are welcome here

We aim to create a welcoming space for all students. We recognize that some people have experienced systemic barriers based on their country of origin, gender identity and expression, Indigenous identity, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age, ability and faith. We try to work in ways that contribute to dismantling these barriers.

We want to celebrate diversity and work to implement anti-racism and anti-bias practices. In addition, our team engages in ongoing professional development in cultural competence and humility training.

We strive to respect and affirm the dignity and worth of everyone who seeks emotional, physical and spiritual care.

Read more about UVic’s commitment to equity.

Territory acknowledgement

We acknowledge and respect the lək̓ʷəŋən peoples on whose traditional territory the university stands and the Songhees, Esquimalt and W̱SÁNEĆ peoples whose historical relationships with the land continue to this day.