Student Voice: Health and Wellness
Students share their experiences with acute and chronic stress, mental health struggles and services, and campus wellness offerings.
Prospective students are looking at colleges’ mental health offerings in deciding where to attend, according to new Student Voice findings.
Survey: Students Say Professors Are Responsible for Helping Ease Their Stress, Mental Health Struggles
Professors are the No. 1 campus group students say have a responsibility to aid them with stress and mental health issues, according to the newest Student Voice survey. Professors aren’t expected to be counselors or sacrifice rigor, however.
In the newest Student Voice survey, many students say their physical health and wellness is getting in the way of their academic success.
Student Voice data reveal gaps in care and in knowledge of campus mental health resources. Students also see professors and advisers as responsible for helping struggling students, while experts recommend a culture of care.
In the newest Student Voice survey, students say stress negatively affects their academic success, and reducing stress is their No. 1 health goal. Students also see faculty members as bearing responsibility for reducing stress.