• Appointments

    Health Education provides a variety of in-clinic services that are a covered under the Health Fee. Our health educators are here to provide services in the areas of nutrition, sexual health education and tobacco cessation. 


  • Nutrition

    It can be hard to balance your busy school life with nutritious meals. But in order to perform well and feel good, you need to eat food that fuels your mind and body. The registered dietitian sees patients for a variety of nutrition needs but specializes in eating disorders.

    Nutrition counseling is free for students who have paid the Health Fee. For students who have not paid the Health Fee, nutrition counseling is available on a fee-for-service basis. You do not need a referral in order to make an appointment.

    Initial visits usually last about 45 minutes.

    To make an appointment

    Call 859-323-2778 (APPT) or schedule online (PDF, 252 KB) through myUK.

    ** Please bring 3-Day Food Record (PDF, 73 KB) to your FIRST appointment** 

    Other nutrition resources

    UK NCAA D1 Student Athletes: Please contact Monica Fowler, registered dietitian, for sport nutrition needs: monica.fowler@uky.edu

    UK Employees: Nutrition services are offered for UK employees, retirees, spouses and sponsored dependents through UK Health & Wellness

  • Sexual health

    Meet with our health and wellness nurse or sexual health educator to ask questions and for peace of mind. We offer birth control counseling, STI testing and counseling, pregnancy testing and counseling, and an educational session for women who are having their first annual well woman exam. We can also connect you to a number of resources for honest, accurate sexual health information. We also provide free condoms and other safer sex supplies to students who need them.

    To make an appointment

    Call 859-323-2778 (APPT) or schedule online (PDF, 252 KB) through myUK.

    The Sexperts are a group of peer health educators that provides students with honest, accurate sexual health information. To request a Sexperts presentation for your residence hall, Greek organization, class or other group, email the Sexperts at UKSexperts@gmail.com.

    Other sexual health resources

    Bedsider.org

    Itsyoursexlife.com

    Itspronouncedmetrosexual.com

    Smartersex.org

    Plannedparenthood.com

    CDC.gov/std

  • Tobacco cessation

    Did you know UK is a tobacco-free campus? If you are thinking about quitting tobacco, we have resources to help you be successful. Our tobacco treatment specialists will work with you as you get ready to quit, develop a plan for quitting and support you along your journey of becoming tobacco-free.

    Through our iQuit program you will receive a QuitKit with items to help you through the quitting process. You can also receive free nicotine replacement products and can enroll in our email-based support program. Don’t delay, decide to quit today. You can enroll in the iQuit program through MyUK.

    To make an appointment

    Call 859-323-2778 (APPT) or schedule online (PDF, 252 KB) through myUK.