Loyola University Chicago

Wellness Center

Sample syllabus language

Below is some information faculty may find helpful to provide on their syllabi regarding health and mental health concerns, in addition to Wellness Center referral information. 

 For LSC and WTC campuses:

During the semester, if you find that health problems, life stressors or emotional difficulties are interfering with your academic or personal success, and you are therefore finding it difficult to cope or to complete your academic work, please consider contacting the Wellness Center.  Healthcare services, crisis intervention, time-limited individual counseling, and group therapies are free of charge, and strictly confidential, having nothing to do with your educational records.

You can make an appointment online at www.luc.edu/wellness/appointment. You may also call 773-508-2530 for counseling appointments or 773-508-8883 to speak with a nurse about medical concerns.  More information is available at http://www.luc.edu/wellness.  If your medical or mental health condition requires ongoing academic accommodations, please register with Student Accessibility Services [https://www.luc.edu/sac/] and provide me with a copy of your accommodation letter.

For HSC Campus: 

During the semester, if you find that health problems, life stressors or emotional difficulties are interfering with your academic or personal success, and you are therefore finding it difficult to cope or to complete your academic work, please consider contacting “Perspectives for Students”.  Perspectives is an independent behavioral healthcare organization.  Healthcare services, crisis intervention, time-limited individual counseling, and group therapies are free of charge, and strictly confidential, having nothing to do with your educational records.You can make an appointment by calling 1-800-456-6327  to speak with a counselor or schedule and appointment.  The call center is staffed with masters-level counselors and available for 24/7 access, information, resources, and crises support.   For online resources go to https://www.perspectivesltd.com and enter LUC500 for your user ID an perspectives for the password.