Health and Counseling

Mission Statement Top of Page

Student Health and Counseling Services (SHCS) supports student well-being by providing health education, prevention, promotion and treatment, ultimately influencing academic achievement and connectedness with campus and community.

Services Offered Top of Page

Student Health and Counseling Services operates out of the Marcovich Wellness Center. SHCS offers services both on-campus and off-campus to eligible UWS students. On campus services include free counseling, health education services and referrals. Off-campus services include medical services at the UWS contracted medical providers for physical, reproductive and psychiatric care. Please check the current UWS Student Health and Counseling website for the listing of current providers and medical procedures covered.

Medical Services Top of Page

All medical services are coordinated through St. Luke's Mariner Medical Clinic located at the Mariner Mall, 109 N 28th St. E, Superior, WI; 715-395-3900 . Students should identify themselves as UW-Superior students. Students' medical needs will be assessed, whether they need simple medical advice or an appointment with a physician.

Free transportation to and from the clinic (from and back to UW-Superior campus only; not to an off-campus address) is available through UW-Superior by calling Courtesy Cab at (218) 590-9222 and showing a student ID to the driver. If a student requests to be dropped off anywhere other than UW-Superior campus, the student will have to pay cab fare.

Student Health Insurance Top of Page

Individual health insurance is available for purchase through the Wisconsin Marketplace.  It is recommended that all students who are not covered by their family's insurance plan purchase medical insurance. Information is available by calling (715) 394-8236 . Health insurance is mandatory for international students and student athletes.

Counseling Services Top of Page

The SHCS staff seeks to meet the developmental needs of students, responding to unexpected life crises. Counseling services emphasize personal growth through self-care and the development of adaptive skills through a variety of therapeutic interventions. SHCS maintains referral and informational resources for students and the campus. Mental health consultations and referrals are available. At UW-Superior, students will receive FREE culturally sensitive, confidential sessions with Licensed Professional Counselors. Call (715) 394-8236 to schedule an appointment or stop by MWC 1729.

Student Health and Counseling Services Contact Information Top of Page

Student Health and Counseling Services
University of Wisconsin - Superior
Marcovich Wellness Center 1729
Belknap and Catlin Ave.
P.O. Box 2000
Superior, WI 54880
Phone: 715-394-8236