Health & Counseling Services

Note: The College has required all students, given the congregate setting for which they live and learn, to be vaccinated for the 2021-22 academic year. Employees are highly encouraged to likewise be vaccinated for COVID-19. Gettysburg College is monitoring the pandemic closely and remains in discussion with our medical consultants about fall semester plans. See Official COVID-19 Messages for details.

Committed to creating a safe and comfortable environment for all students.

Health & Counseling Services offers a wide range of primary care treatment services and referrals to help students maintain good physical and emotional health.

In our work, we aid the exploration of personal, social, health, and academic concerns. We value students’ unique perspectives based on their wide array of backgrounds.

Health services

  • diagnosis and treatment of acute conditions
  • management of chronic disorders
  • stress management
  • contraceptive services
  • diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases
  • immunizations, and many other services.

Counseling services

  • free confidential counseling
  • emergency services
  • psychiatric services
  • consultations
  • self-help resources and educational programs
  • workshops to help students thrive in their life and learning