Health & Wellness

Mental Health Resources

Rutgers currently has two options on campus for counseling services:

Counseling, Alcohol and Other Drug Assistance Program & Psychiatric Services (CAPS)

Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP)

Health Services and Insurance

Students can access medical services at any of the 3 health centers located throughout the New Brunswick campus.

Student Health Insurance Information

Accessible Recreation

Rutgers Recreation supports the health and well being of all students and offers multiple accessible opportunities in the following areas:


Outdoor Recreation


Substance use and Recovery

Rutgers has multiple resources for students struggling with their own substance use or that of a friend or family member.

The Alcohol and Other Drug Assistance Program (ADAP), a part of CAPS, provides counseling and information for students who are concerned about their drinking or use of other drugs, or those of a friend or family member. ADAP is available for all enrolled students.

The Wellness in Recovery program is offered through the Center for Alcohol Studies and is committed to bringing people in recovery, families, and peer support providers the education, resources, tools and opportunities to enhance wellness.