Health & Wellness

Wellness Center

Located in Friars’ Hall room 113, this free walk-in clinic is free for all students.

The Wellness Center has:

  • A supply of over-the-counter medications
  • Minor physical injury supplies: ace bandages, band-aids, etc.
  • Medical information and pamphlets
  • A small selection of toiletries for students who have special needs (soap, shampoo, deodorant, feminine hygiene  products, etc.)
  • Campus Nurse on staff
  • A Physician Assistant who can can write prescriptions (prescriptions are at the student’s expense) and perform advanced treatments


Monday: 10:30 am – Noon (nurse available)
Tuesday: 1 pm – 5 pm (nurse available)
Wednesday: 10:30 am – Noon (nurse available)
Thursday: 8 – 10 am and 2:15 – 3 pm (nurse available)

Nurse Practitioner Available:

Thursday: 10 am – 1 pm
If a student is unable to see our Nurse Practitioner, or needs more advanced medical treatment, we can get them into see a local physician that same day. (Additional costs are at the student’s expense.)

The Campus Nurse is available for Resident Hall programs including:

  • Personal Hygiene
  • Nutrition
  • STDs
  • Compatible communal living

Counseling Services

Whether you’re going through a tough time, battling bigger issues, or just want someone to talk to, we’re here to help. We provide services for:

  • Anxiety and stress
  • Depression
  • Relationship concerns (friends and/or partners)
  • Worries regarding grades/major
  • Family situations
  • Adjustment to University life
  • Other mental health issues
  • Collaboration with community health professionals

Make an Appointment

  • Call 217-228-5432, Ext. 3785 or 217-779-6559
  • Email our counselor at
  • The Counseling Center is located on the first floor of Friars’ Hall.

In Case of an Emergency:

  • Call Quincy University Campus Security: (217) 228-5600
  • Contact your RD
  • Call Transitions of Western Illinois 24-hour Crisis Line: (217) 222-1166
  • Call 911 Emergency Services
  • Call Local Emergency Room: Blessing Hospital, 11th & Broadway, Quincy, IL (217) 223-1200