Programs and Events
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Our health educators and peer health educators are out on campus to teach you about University Health Service.
- Candy, Condoms,
Coffee: Learn how all three things relate and about how to protect yourself while on campus.
- Pills n’
Pizza: Come learn about prescription drug abuse and enjoy a hot slice of pizza.
Blitz: Come visit UHS and enjoy a delicious breakfast to kick off your first week on campus.
- Know Your
Numbers: Find us on campus providing free health screenings to learn more about your health (cholesterol, triglycerides, glucose and blood pressure).
- Free HIV
Testing: On the first Wednesday of each month, University Health Service & The Sexperts partner with the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department to provide free HIV screenings to students. No needles, results in 20 minutes!
- Fall 2016 Dates (11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Blazer Dining, Room 241): Oct. 5, Nov. 2, Dec. 7
Flu Shot Clinics
In the month of October, you will find UHS staff around campus providing flu shots for an affordable cost. Stay updated via social media so you can be a flu fighter.
Less Stress, More
UHS partners with other organizations on campus to provide fun, interactive activities to help you minimize stress around finals week.
Love Your Body Week
Eat when you are hungry. Rest when you are tired. Surround yourself with people that remind you of your inner strength and beauty. This week is full of activities to encourage positive body image.
Safer Sex Week
Learn about how to have healthy relationships and positive interactions. This week will provide you with tools and resources to learn more about how to understand yourself and understand your values to have great, satisfying relationships.
UHS partners with other organizations on campus to provide a variety of holistic wellness activities.
Tobacco Free Tailgate
Join “The Great American SmokeOut” and celebrate UK’s campus being tobacco free.
Kick Butts Day
Raise awareness about how smoking and tobacco use affects our lives. Fun games and free giveaways are included.
In March, you will have opportunities for grocery store tours, to make your own trail mix and maybe even ride on the smoothie bike.