Student Health Services
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
Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
Muscle or body aches
New loss of taste or smell
Congestion or runny nose
Nausea or vomiting
This list does not include all possible symptoms. CDC will continue to update this list as we learn more about COVID-19.
PCR Testing available at the Health Service with an appointment, call 201.216.5678
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.htmlContact Information and ResourcesShould 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
Dr. Kyle Weisholtz, Director of Student Health Services ([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.