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  • Old Westbury
    Harry Schure Hall
    Room 208
    516.686.7976

  • Manhattan
    26 W. 61st Street
    Mezzanine Level
    212.261.1770

Academic Health Care Centers

Counseling and Wellness Services at NYIT coordinates student mental health, disability, immunization, and health insurance services. Our staff is available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on both the Old Westbury and Manhattan campuses with information about specific services and programs.

NYIT’s Counseling Services offers short-term counseling to NYIT students who may be experiencing personal, social, or academic concerns. Licensed professional counselors assist students in developing greater self-understanding as well as strategies for effective problem solving to enhance personal development and academic success. These centers provide a holistic approach to wellness education, promoting individual and comunity wellness through programs and outreach activities. We offer workshops, lectures, and student leadership training throughout the semester.

The Office of Wellness Services oversees immunization compliance and maintains all of the school’s immunization records. We provide assistance with and information about the student accident and health insurance plans and serve as a liaison with NYIT’s College of Osteopathic Medicine’s health centers and community health services.

The Office of Accessibility Services actively supports students in the pursuit of their academic and career goals. All NYIT services pertaining to students with disabilities are coordinated by this office and are meant to foster a barrier-free academic environment. NYIT adheres to the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and the rehabilitation Act of 1973, Section 504. In addition to monitoring compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other applicable laws.

Other Health Services at NYIT - Academic Health Care Centers

NYIT's Academic Health Care Centers offer health and medical services to students, faculty, staff, and community members. Our centers are staffed by physicians from NYIT's College of Osteopathic Medicine -- one of the nation's most prestigious osteopathic medical schools -- as well as medical students who are preparing to enter various health professions. They are located in Old Westbury and Central Islip. If you are in the Manhattan area, there are several Urgent Care Facilities that can assist you for non-emergency medical care. Please call the facility closest to you to ensure they accept your health insurance prior to receiving services.

 
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Counseling & Wellness

Old Westbury
Harry Schure Hall, Room 208
516.686.7976
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Manhattan
26 West 61st St., Mezzanine
212.261.1770
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