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Nurture your mind and body.
FAU doesn't just provide a great education, it also supports your mental and physical well-being. To help connect you with the right resources, we've compiled these categories to help you find what you need. 🥰

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Special Feature!
Tips for a Safer Spring Break
As you prepare for a well deserved break, take a little time to review these tips to help you enjoy your time safely!

Plus, a free LYFT voucher and local travel suggestions!

Mental Health Self-Help

💮 TAO
TAO was designed to provide you with a tool kit of effective evidence-based resources to help you bounce back from life’s setbacks. You have completely anonymous, free access, 24/7/365 through FAU.

Sign in and register with your FAU email


FAU LinkedIn Learning Videos on Wellness

LinkedIn Learning is an online learning platform enabling active FAU faculty, staff, and students to discover and develop skills through an online library of high-quality expert-led videos.

5-minute or less tutorials for sleep success

  • Being Healthy and Well
  • Your wellbeing is your priority 
  • Self-Compassion: The Proven Power of Being Kind to Yourself 
  • and more...
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Your new gym buddy!
FAU Campus Recreation Fusion Go App

Forgot your ID? Scan in with the App. Get area specific notifications, register for programs and more!

Download the Campus Recreation Fusion Go App today!

Health & Wellness Resources

Sun Safety

FAU is home to beautiful parks, beaches, and sunshine. Adequate protection from the sun is the key to minimizing photodamage and skin cancer risk. Read over the following facts to learn more, help protect you and your friends and safely enjoy the outdoors!

-by Karan Rajalingam, Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine Class of 2024
sun safety tips

More Health & Wellness Resources

Resources

Dean of Students:

561-297-3542
fau.edu/report

  • Submit concern for a student. They do wellness checks, have a food pantry, help with homelessness, victim services, exceptional circumstance withdrawal, and administer the student conduct process.

Counseling and Psychological Services:

561-297-3540
fau.edu/counseling

  • 24/7 hotline where you can speak to licensed therapist at any time and make an appointment for an individual appointment or to learn about opportunities for group counseling.

Owls Care Health Promotion:

561-297-1048
fau.edu/owlscare

  • A bright future includes making responsible and healthy choices. Owls Care provides health and well-being programs, services and resources empowering students to be healthy, responsible, and successful!

Student Health Services:

561-297-3512
fau.edu/shs/

  • Provides high quality healthcare, education and public health services

The Office of Family Engagement:

561-297-2733 
fau.edu/family

  • Designed to assist families in navigation of campus resources for their students. Serves as a FAU family advocate. We are available as your one-stop-shop for all questions or concerns.

Family handbook – English
Password: family

Family Handbook – Spanish
Password: familia

FAU Student Handbook


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-8255
suicidepreventionlifeline.org
24/7. Free. Confidential. Available in Spanish and for Deaf and Hard of Hearing. Lifeline Chat is also available online.


The Trevor project

1-866-488-7386
thetrevorproject.org
Resource for LGBTQ youth. Call, chat, and text available 24/7. They have an online community and resource page for frequently asked questions.


The Steve Fund

Text STEVE to 741741
stevefund.org
Mental health resource for students of color. They have a blog, student stories, and a special codeword for the Crisis Text Line


National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

NIAAA College Drinking Changing the Culture

Alcoholics Anonymous

Narcotics Anonymous

Marijuana Anonymous

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Transforming Youth Recovery

Young People in Recovery

Association for Recovery in Higher Education