Health Education

At the Health Center we offer comprehensive, holistic, health education and wellness services. It is our mission to educate students about current health issues so they are empowered to make choices for life-long well-being.


Enhancing and maintaining health and wellness is essential for the successful pursuit of your goals at Towson University. Wellness TU Health Education Services will provide you with resources to help you achieve your optimal wellness through student-centered education activities, events, and programs. Professional health educators, clinical staff, and peer educators focus on issues related to nutrition, physical activity, sexual health, wellness, stress management, alcohol, tobacco and other drugs issues.

What is wellness?

Wellness is an active process of becoming aware of and making choices toward a healthy and fulfilling life. Wellness is more than being free from illness, it is a dynamic process of change and growth. Prevention is key when it comes to your health and well-being. Implementing small changes in your behavior now will allow for huge changes in your quality of life!

The Health Center is fully prepared to help you with behavior change. We offer a multitude of wellness prevention services including:

Health and Wellness Educational Programs
Acupuncture and Massage
Free condoms
Free HIV testing (1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month)
Smoking Cessation
Annual and physical exams
Patient education
Birth control services (including emergency contraceptives)