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The Student Health and Well-Being cluster is comprised of several wellness departments on campus, including Student Health Services (SHS), Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS), and CARE (Campus Advocacy, Resources, and Education at the Sexual Assault Resource Center).

The cluster also includes The Zone, a lounge for student well-being located in Price Center Plaza. Together, the Well-Being cluster works to promote the flourishing of UC San Diego students in the 8 Dimensions of Well-Being through a wide variety of workshops, events, and programs.

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Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

CAPS is committed to student health, well-being, and success. Their licensed psychologists, psychiatrists, and postdoctoral fellows employ proactive approaches to promote these values.


Center for Advocacy, Resources, and Education (CARE)

The Center for Advocacy, Resources, and Education (CARE, formerly SARC) offers workshops on violence prevention for the entire UCSD campus. They provide free and confidential services for students and others impacted by violence, with a focus on survivors of sexual assault, dating violence, and stalking.


Student Health Services (SHS)

Student Health Services provides a variety of quality primary medical care with board-certified physicians. Specialists in gynecology, sports medicine, rheumatology, urgent care, and mental/ behavioral health are available.


The Zone

The Zone, conveniently located in the Price Center Plaza, is an earth-friendly wellness lounge that features free programs such as yoga, meditation, zumba, therapy dogs, and cooking demonstrations. We're here to help you flourish!

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Well-Being Leadership Award

Achieve a more balanced and healthy lifestyle and enhance your resume.

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Other Resources

Explore, have fun, and experience the wide variety of programs and services the Recreation Department has to offer. Informal Rec, Sports Clubs, Rec classes, FitLife classes, Outback Adventures, or Masters.... There's something for everyone!

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