Student Health & Wellness Services

Rutgers SHP provides health services to students on its various campuses through Student Health Centers. All students who pay tuition directly to Rutgers SHP in full-time day programs located on the Newark and New Brunswick/Piscataway are required to pay the health service fee and may receive services from the campus health centers. Services may differ for students enrolled in joint programs.

Campus  Health Center  Locations:

Newark Campus
Student Health & Wellness Center
Doctors Office Center (DOC)
Suite 1750
Newark, NJ 07103
(973) 972-8219 Phone
(973) 972-0018 Fax

Hours of Operation:

Monday – Thursday 7:30 AM – 5 PM
Friday 7:30 AM – 4 PM
Closed 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM every day for lunch

New Brunswick/Piscataway Campuses
Student Health Services
317 George Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
(732) 235-5160 Phone
(732) 235-7734 Fax

Hours of Operation:

Monday, Wednesday and Friday 8 AM – 5 PM
Tuesday and Thursday 8 AM – 7:30 PM

Employee Assistance/Student Wellness Program  (counseling, crisis intervention) Services Available 24/7

EMERGENCIES  after 5:00 p.m. & weekends – 1-800-327-3678 Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., evenings by appointment.

For additional mental health assistance information and who to contact in case of an emergency, please contact the Student Wellness Program.

Newark & Scotch Plains Campuses
Rutgers-University Behavioral HealthCare
Employee Assistance/Student Wellness Program
183 South Orange Avenue, Newark
973-972-5429

New Brunswick/Piscataway Campuses
Rutgers-University Behavioral HealthCare
Employee Assistance/Student Wellness Program
242 Old New Brunswick Road, Piscataway
732-235-5933

Blackwood Campus- Voorhees
227 Laurel Road
1 Echelon Plaza, Suite 101
Voorhees, NJ 08043
(856) 770-5750 (Office)
(800) 327-3678 (Emergencies or After Hours)
Counseling Office Hours:
Call for Hours

EMERGENCIES  after 5:00 p.m. & weekends – 1-800-327-3678 Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., evenings by appointment.

*If you want services and none of these times work for you please call the numbers above and make an appointment to see a counselor.

The RBHS Behavioral Healthcare Student Wellness Program writes articles about wellness topics which are sent to all SHP students each month. If you are interested in learning more about these topics, then please see below.

January 2019 Student Wellness Monthly Article
A Timely Topic: “New Year’s Resolutions”