Be Well

Notre Dame offers a multitude of resources across multiple dimensions of wellness which might be as important as your academic endeavors. Below are some of the offices and organizations that help you be well.

Physical | Emotional | Safety & Security


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University Health Services

University Health Services

You can find a wide range of health services at the  University Health services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. | Visit University Health Services website. | Phones Numbers and Contact Info


Academic Year Hours:
Walk-In Clinic: Open 24/7
Physician: 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. M–F
Pharmacy: 9:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Wellness Center

Wellness Center

"Completed in July 2012, the Notre Dame Wellness Center is a state-of-the-art, onsite workplace wellness center for benefit-eligible University faculty, staff, and their eligible dependents. The Notre Dame Wellness Center is operated by Take Care Health Systems (a Walgreens company)." | Learn more. | Visit Website | Info for Spouses and Dependents | Address: 100 Wellness Center, Notre Dame, IN 56446


Wellness Center
Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Football weekends: Saturday closed,
Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

574) 634-WELL (9355)

Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Saturday 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Football weekends: Saturday closed,
Sunday 1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

574) 271-5622

If you want your spouse and/or dependent children to have access to the Notre Dame Wellness Center, please complete the Graduate Student Family Verification Form (link below) and return it to the Graduate School for verification.

Sister Maura Brannick, CSC, Health Center

"The Sister Maura Brannick, CSC, Health Center provides primary healthcare services to uninsured residents of St. Joseph County. . . ." | Learn more. 


  • Preventive healthcare.
  • Treatment for acute injuries or illness
  • Chronic disease management
  • Screenings
  • Free immunizations for those who qualify
  • Head Start & school physicals
  • Prescription Assistance Program
  • Nutritional & diabetic counseling
  • Dental Clinic for general preventive and restorative care
  • Bilingual staff for our Hispanic patients
  • Pharmacy
  • Laboratory services are provided through the generosity of the South Bend Medical Foundation and additional testing and specialty services provided through SJRMC.


Saint Joseph Health Center

"The Saint Joseph Health Center in downtown Plymouth provides primary medical services, while stressing patient education and preventive healthcare for you and your family." | Find out more.


Saint Joseph County Health Department

Saint Joseph County Health Department

"Our Mission
To promote physical and mental health and facilitate the prevention of disease, injury and disability for all St. Joseph County residents. . . ." | Learn more.
MOST HOSPITALS provide assistance in emergency situations for those unable to cover the cost of medical services.

Sister Maura Brannick

Sister Maura Brannick, CSC, Health Center

"The Sister Maura Brannick, CSC, Health Center provides primary healthcare services to uninsured residents of St. Joseph County." | Find out more.


The Shirt Charity Fund

The Shirt Charity Fund

"Applications will be considered for undergraduate or graduate Notre Dame students with extraordinary medical conditions who have demonstrated financial need which requires payment beyond their means. Applications can be submitted for medical reimbursement relating to the aforementioned extraordinary medical condition (medical supplies, hospital bills, surgery bills, prescriptions, etc). . . . | Learn more about the Shirt Charity Fund.

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University Counseling Center

"The UCC staff provides high quality counseling services in the context of a brief treatment model to degree-seeking, currently enrolled Notre Dame students during the semester(s) in which the student is attending classes. We also offer outreach and consultation services to members of the Notre Dame Community and off-campus referral assistance for students whose treatment needs exceed our scope of services." | Visit Counseling Center website.

Inner Resource Room

"The Inner Resources Room is a tranquil environment where not only Notre Dame students but also faculty and staff can participate in a variety of self-guided relaxation and performance-enhancing activities. To reserve the room at 305 Saint Liam Hall, stop by to sign up for a half-hour or hour session. On the day of your appointment, bring your Notre Dame ID to give to the University Counseling Center receptionist."  | Learn more about the Inner Resourse Room.

Let's Talk

Let's Talk

"Whether it is stress, sadness, relationship problems or academic trials, sharing your concern with another person can make a positive difference. Now, just imagine that the person you are talking to has experience in dealing with your issue and may know some solutions. Then talking may really help! And that’s what Let’s Talk is all about."  | Find out more.


Office of Alcoholic and Drug Education

"The Office of Alcohol and Drug Education (OADE)/Wellness coordinates the alcohol and drug abuse prevention and student wellness efforts on campus for both undergraduate and graduate students. The office provides educational services for Notre Dame students who are seeking assistance with alcohol and/or drug issues related to themselves, or family members, or are seeking information on health and wellness." | Visit OADE website.

Alcoholics Anonymous

There are AA meetings in South Bend and Mishawaka. Find out more about them here.

Graduate School Ombudsperson

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Safety and Security






Notre Dame Security Police

"The University of Notre Dame Security Police Department, located in Hammes Mowbray Hall just east of the Power Plant, is fully authorized as a police agency by the State of Indiana. The department employs both sworn police officers and non-sworn campus safety officers who patrol campus and respond to emergencies." | Visit NDSP website.

Hammes Mowbray Hall, Notre Dame, IN 46556

Notre Dame Fire Department

"Serving three colleges and 15,000 citizens – and a population that swells to over 100,000 during a football game – the members of the University of Notre Dame Fire Department (NDFD) devote a significant portion of their lives by working 24 hours shifts to safeguard the Notre Dame Community." | Learn more about NDFD.

100 Fire Station
Notre Dame, IN 46556

Phone: (574) 631-6200 
Facsimile: (574) 631-8592 

Committee on Sexual Assault Prevention (CSAP)

Committee on Sexual Assault Prevention

"Appointed annually by the Vice President for Student Affairs, Notre Dame’s Committee on Sexual Assault Prevention (CSAP) offers advice and guidance to the Office of Student Affairs on how to assist and support victims of sexual assault. It facilitates collaboration and communication among the different departments and student groups working to address sexual violence and spearheads a variety of rape education/prevention initiatives." | Visit CSAP website.


Risk Management and Safety

"The Risk Management & Safety Department is dedicated to providing quality service and professional advice in the areas of safety, occupational health, environmental protection and risk management.
Our main duties include safety and health inspections throughout campus, University insurance, hazardous waste services, workers compensation, health and safety training, personal protective equipment, emergency response for hazardous incidents, and consulting services." | Learn more. 

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