Stevens Student Health Services is an acute health care facility that offers professional services to the Stevens student. These services include health promotion and disease prevention, care during acute and chronic phases of illness, and referrals to outside providers when appropriate. Our main focus is to improve and maintain physical wellness and productivity. The Student Health Services staff members recognize the basic human rights of all patients who seek treatment. Students will be treated with respect, consideration, and confidentiality. The Health Service is open by appointment only, please call 201.216.5678.  The office is open Monday through Friday, 9 am to 4 pm.

Register now for on-campus Flu and COVID Booster Vaccines

Monkeypox Vaccine

The monkeypox vaccine is now available to all New Jerseyans who are at high risk of being exposed to the virus:

  • Individuals who have had known exposure to someone with monkeypox within the past 14 days,
  • Individuals that attended an event where known monkeypox exposure occurred within the past 14 days, and
  • Individuals that identify as gay, bisexual, men who have sex with men, transgender gender non-conforming, and/or non-binary who have a history of multiple or anonymous sex partners within the past 14 days.

For those without a confirmed exposure who believe they may have been exposed or are at high risk for having been exposed to monkeypox, the vaccine is now available through three community partners via appointment only:

  • Hyacinth AIDS Foundation/Project Living Out Loud!, Jersey City: 201-706-3480
  • The Prevention Resource Network, a program of the Visiting Nurse Association of Central Jersey, Asbury Park: 732-502-5100
  • North Jersey Community Research Initiative (NJCRI), Newark: 973-483-3444, ext. 200

coronavirus updates

Get the Facts about Coronavirus:

The CDC website is a great resource for the latest facts on the Coronavirus.

The CDC Toolkit for Young Adults:

These resources and tools are designed for young adults to keep them healthy as they venture out.

Symptoms that you should be aware of:

People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from no symptoms to severe illness. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19:

  • Fever or Chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea

This list does not include all possible symptoms. CDC will continue to update this list as we learn more about COVID-19.

Covid Testing available for Students at the Health Service with an appointment, call 201.216.5678

Symptom Checker

Please view the CDC's website for information about symptoms of Coronavirus. An interactive symptom checker tool is available which provides a guide to help you make decisions and seek appropriate medical care.  https://lwww.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/symptoms-testing/symptoms.html

Contact Information and Resources

Should you have questions

  • State of NJ COVID-19 Hotline: General COVID-19 Questions: 2-1-1 (24/7), Medical COVID-19 Questions 1-800-962-1253 (24/7)

  • State of NJ COVID-19 Information Hub Website: https://covid19.nj.gov/

  • Office of the Secretary of Higher Education (OSHE): https://nj.gov/highereducation/COVID-19.shtml

  • Students: Non-emergency health-related questions should be directed to Health Services at (201) 216-5678

NJ Mental Health Resources

  • NJ Mental Health Cares: Offers telephone counseling, emotional support, information and assistance. The helpline is available seven days per week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at 866-202-HELP (4357) 
  • Support to deaf and hard of hearing individuals: Department of Human Services (DHS) is offering emotional help and support to deaf and hard of hearing individuals during COVID-19. Sign language users can communicate with ACCESS of St. Joseph’s Health in Paterson through video phone at 973-870-0677, Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. 
  • The New Jersey Department of Children and Families (DCF): has a crisis text line: text NJ 74174. A trained counselor will respond and help you through concerns. 

Student Health Services Location 

Student Health Services is located in the Student Wellness Center.  Call 201.216.5678 to schedule an appointment.

Student Health Services Hours

Monday: 9am - 4pm
Tuesday: 9am - 4pm
Wednesday: 9am - 4pm
Thursday: 9am - 4pm
Friday: 9am - 4pm

Contact Information

Dr. Kyle Weisholtz, Director of  Student Health Services ([email protected])

Katen Moore, MSN, APN-C, Advance Practice Nurse ([email protected])

Alyssa Lugtu, Registered Nurse ([email protected])

Vanessa Benitez, Medical Administrative Assistant ([email protected])

Or Email: [email protected] (Email responded to during regular Student Health Services hours)

For on-campus emergencies when Student Health Services is closed, contact Campus Police directly at 201.216.3911 or your RA (Resident Assistant). In the case of an off-campus emergency, please contact Hoboken Police at 911.

Stevens is committed to promoting a safe, healthy and flexible university and campus environment. Accordingly, due to various uncertainties generated by the COVID-19 pandemic, this information is subject to change and Stevens reserves the right to modify its programming, services and facilities as part of its ongoing efforts to maintain its educational activities and support the well-being of all members of the Stevens community.