Health Promotion Services




Check out new Habif resources for 2022-23 on substance use, mental health, and sexual health.






Habif Health and Wellness Center’s Health Promotion Services 

  • Services, programs, and resources for all undergraduate and graduate/professional students on the Danforth campus
  • Staff available in the Alumni House Annex and the Zenker Wellness Suite Monday-Friday 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. during semesters. Hours during breaks are the same as Habif’s.
  • Digital Resource Library : Publications we have created for students on AOD, mental health, sexual health, public health, and community care
  • Peer Health Education (PHE) program
  • Questions? Email Melissa Ruwitch, Assistant Director, Health Promotion and Wellness

Alcohol and other Drugs (AOD)

  •  Virtual and in-person consultations with substance use specialist, AOD education and training, WashU Recovery Group/recovery services/referrals, risk reduction information and resources for alcohol, marijuana, tobacco, vaping, prescription drugs, and safe disposal

Mental Health 

  • Mental Health promotion efforts T.B.A. Fall 2022
  • Questions?

Sexual Health

  • Programming about healthy relationships, pleasure, consent, and risk reduction
  • Free safer sex supplies to reduce unintended pregnancy and infection transmission. Pick yours up in Habif and Zenker, and check out BareMail and We’ve Got You Covered.
  • Free pregnancy tests
  • Questions? 

Social Media

Timely updates specific to WashU students, including physical and mental wellbeing tips from Habif staff, program and resource info from PHEs and practicum students and community care messages.

Habif Social Media

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