Leonard Center Room 53
Laurie Hamre Center for Health & Wellness Hours and Contact Info
The Health and Wellness Center will be CLOSED for the summer from May 16th through August 8th, 2016. There will be no medical or counseling appointments available during this time. There will be limited services available beginning August 15th, 2016 until the start of classes on August 31st, 2016.
Beginning Tuesday June 7th-July 26th, 2016 there will be administrative services available (i.e. records, referrals, etc.)
LEONARD CENTER ROOM 53
welcome first year students
We look forward to your arrival on campus! Please note that all required health forms and immunizations are due by July 1st, 2016. You can complete these on our new Patient Portal beginning on June 1st, 2016. Take a moment to check out our page for New Students to learn more about what you need to do prior to your arrival on campus. Please email us at email@example.com if you have any questions or concerns.
2016-2017 macalester college student health insurance
Macalester College is pleased to offer our students the opportunity to enroll in an affordable, comprehensive health insurance plan for the 2016-2017 policy year.
Students at Macalester are automatically enrolled in this insurance plan and the premium for coverage is added to their July tuition bill, unless proof of comparable coverage is furnished.
*The deadline for enrollment/waiver submission is September 2nd, 2016
online insurance enrollment/waiver process
To enroll in or waive the Student Health Insurance Plan for the 2016-2017 policy year:
- Log-on to: www.gallagherstudent.com/Macalester
- Click on 'Student Enroll/Waive'
- Create a user account or log-in (if a returning user)
- Select the 'I want to Enroll/Waive' button. If waiving the insurance, you'll need information found on your current health insurance ID card. Upon completing your online form you'll be asked to review the information provided and click 'submit' to complete the process. Immediately upon submitting your online form you will receive a reference number.
*If a form is not submitted by the deadline, you will remain enrolled in and billed for the Student Health Insurance Plan for the entire policy year
Questions? Contact Gallagher Student Health & Special Risk toll free at 1-888-364-6921 or by visiting our Insurance/Billing page.
EMERGENCY AFTER-HOURS PHONE COUNSELING
Health and Wellness is pleased to announce our partnership with ProtoCall, a telephone counseling support service, available to students when the HWC is closed. When you need to talk. Now. For immediate counseling needs during HWC open hours simply call 651-696-6275 and ask to be transferred to our emergency telephone counseling service. After-hours please call 651-696-6275 where you will be prompted to press #2 and be connected to speak with a licensed counselor over the phone.
Tobacco Free Macalester
Macalester became tobacco free January 1, 2015.
Items of Interest
View the Consent is Mac op-ed piece written by Shannon Mahedy, '17 and Taylor Muenchow, '16 on the Consent is Mac tumblr.
According to the 2015 National College Health Assessment, 92% of Mac students reported being tobacco-free during the past month.