Mercy Health Center
The Mercy Health Center is located near the Intermediate hostels. Trained medical assistance is available from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday while the university is in session. A certified doctor is available daily during set hours. See the posting outside the Health Center for those times. Students are welcome to use the facility for injury or illness as well as some routine medical tests. Most services are free of charge. You should check with the person on duty to find out what is available and if there are costs.
The Counseling Center is also located in the Mercy Health Center. Counselors are available by appointment and can help students deal with many issues including:
- Unsatisfactory academic performance
- Peer pressure
- Eating disorder
- Substance abuse
- Experiencing a traumatic event
- Difficulty in handling some interpersonal/intrapersonal problems
- Identity confusion
All the services at the Counseling Center are free of charge and completely confidential. Unless required by law or specific circumstances, no information is shared without students’ consent. Except in an emergency; students need to make appointment to seek help from the Counselor.