Did you know that seven of the top 10 reasons why students struggle in their first year of college are health and wellness related? Concerns like stress, sleep problems, depression, anxiety and alcohol abuse have been linked to failure in college. Partner with us to ensure these issues don’t become barriers to your student’s success. Help enhance your student’s overall … [Read more...] about Self-Care for a Bear – Encourage Your Student to Live Well, Be Well
Hello! My name is Sydney Dungan and I am a Global Bear, BizBear, and yes… a Transfer Bear.“Wait, what? You’re a transfer?” I get this question a lot because if I didn’t say it, you would probably never guess that I started out at a different university. Since coming to Missouri State as a sophomore, I have become a SOAR leader, joined a social sorority and a professional … [Read more...] about How to be a Successful Transfer Student – Sydney Dungan
Q. How much am I going to be charged? A. We have very low costs for students who have paid their semester health fees: * Basic 15 minute office visits with our Primary Care Medical Staff are free * Flu shots are free * These common lab tests: rapid strep screen, mono, CBC, and urinalysis tests are free Students will be charged for some items, such as other lab tests, … [Read more...] about Questions often asked at the Billing Department – Bill and Lucille Magers Family Health and Wellness Center
Flu season is fast approaching! Starting on Tuesday, September 18 the Magers Health and Wellness Center will start our Flu Shot Clinic. The Flu Shot Clinic will be located in the Magers Health and Wellness Center room 102 and will run until Friday, September 28 from 8am-4pm. No appointment necessary. If you are unable to get your flu shot during this time, there will be … [Read more...] about Free Flu Shots and Annual Flu Shot Challenge
The moment has finally arrived. Your son or daughter has chosen their college! You’ve sent the deposit and your family is celebrating this wonderful moment. Then things settle down a bit. You and your student look at each and say, “What’s next?” I won’t lie — it can be overwhelming. It was for me when my daughters were this age. Lots and lots of questions that you think … [Read more...] about Your student chose Missouri State. What’s next?