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Student Health Services


Faculty & Staff

University faculty and staff can take advantage of several services offered by the Center for Health and Well-Being through the State Health Plan and our Gamecocks LiveWell program.

Schedule an Appointment

Call 803-777-6518.

 

Gamecocks LiveWell Preventive Services

The health of our faculty and staff is essential to our university. It impacts your professional success, quality of life and ability to support students in their academic careers. 

Wellness Coaching

Call 803-777-6518 to schedule your no-cost, one-on-one assessment and get a personalized plan for setting and achieving your wellness goals. Get support, guidance and encouragement in a judgement-free zone.

All sessions are free and can focus on:

  • Nutrition and Healthy Eating
  • Tobacco Cessation
  • Exercise
  • Weight Management
  • Stress Management
  • Understanding Screening Results
  • Overall Wellness
Workplace Screenings

We offer no-cost preventive screenings for faculty, staff, retirees, COBRA subscribers and covered spouses whose primary insurance coverage is the State Health Insurance Standard Plan or Savings Plan:

  • Blood Count
  • Blood Pressure Screening
  • Body Fat Percent Measurement
  • Health Education
  • Lipid Profile
  • Metabolic Profile
  • Weight Measurement
Drop-In Screenings

Drop by our office in the Thomson Building during business hours for any of the following no-cost health screenings:

  • Blood Pressure Test
  • Body Fat Percentage Analysis
  • Weight, Height and BMI Measurements

These screenings only take a few minutes and don't require an appointment.


Interpersonal Violence

Speak with an Advocate

Call 803-777-8248 or drop in during our open hours. Students, faculty and staff can talk to a trained interpersonal violence advocate 24/7.

After-Hours Help

Call USC Police at 803-777-4215 and ask to speak with an SAVIP advocate. You won't have to give any identifying information to the police.

Supporting a Survivor

Drop in for a consultation or call 803-777-8248 to get help empowering and supporting a survivor. We can also connect you to resources and guide you through being supportive if you have to submit a report to the university. We are a confidential resource and cannot discuss anything about a specific survivor or incident without a signed release from the survivor. 


Medical Services

Faculty and staff members have several services available to them through their State Health Insurance Plan.

Pharmacy

Fill your prescriptions without leaving campus and get over-the-counter medicine for colds, pain relief, acid reflux, allergies and other common problems.

Lab Work & X-Rays

Faculty and staff can schedule a no-cost preventive worksite screening and additional tests for a fee.

Immunizations & Allergy Shots

Make an appointment for required vaccines before traveling, or bring in your serum to get your allergy shots without leaving campus.

Nutrition Consultations

See a registered dietitian for nutrition counseling or consultations about high blood pressure, high cholesterol, food allergies and other dietary concerns.


Get Involved

Request a Presentation

Request a presentation online or call us at 803-777-6518.

Make your request at least two weeks before you want to schedule the presentation and make sure you have at least six people to attend, a location and a presentation time.

Wellness Ambassadors

Our Wellness Ambassadors are a group of faculty and staff members who are committed to health and serve as champions of employee wellness. 

Certified Healthy Workplace

The Certifiied Healthy Workplace initiative recognizes departments on campus who support a positive wellness culture through leadership support and departmental participation in wellness activities and challenges.  To apply for this designation in your area, click here.