Sanford School of Medicine M.D. Program

Student Professional Support Services

Support Services Offered
  • Personal counseling and mental health services are coordinated by a coordinator who is a registered nurse with a master's degree in counseling.      
  • The services are provided on all campuses using the Student Counseling Center in Vermillion and private mental health professionals on the clinical campuses. These professionals are not involved in the student's academic evaluation and the records of any counseling or mental health services are protected and maintained separately from the student's academic file. 
  • Some services are provided free of charge while others are on a sliding fee scale.