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General Health Resources

Health Service - Links to all general health needs on campus.

Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) - CAPS staff are available to students who are in crisis on a same-day basis. Either call us at 847-491-2151 to arrange a crisis appointment or walk over and tell the receptionist that you need to see the Crisis Counselor.

Dean on Call assists students and University community members who need counsel and guidance, especially in a crisis situation. The DOC ensures that students in distress receive appropriate referrals and levels of support.

Dean of Students Office - Assists students and University community members who need counsel and guidance, especially in a crisis situation. The Dean On Call (DOC) ensures that students in distress receive appropriate referrals and levels of support.

Medical Leave of Absence (MLOA) - The purpose of a medical leave of absence (MLOA) is to provide students time away from campus for treatment of a physical or mental health condition that impairs a student’s ability to function safely and successfully as a member of our community.

Nutrition Information -Being well and eating well means becoming aware of choices and making the right decisions to achieve a better today and a better tomorrow. Your Compass dining team is committed to offering you a wide range of options for a healthy dining experience.

Accessible NU - Northwestern University and Accessible NU are committed to providing a supportive and challenging environment for all undergraduate, graduate, professional school, and continuing studies students with disabilities who attend the University.