Student Health and Wellness

Student Health and Wellness (SHAW) advances Grinnell College’s mission and strategic plan by providing person-centered care and services supporting the physical, mental, and social well-being of all students, as well as supporting the holistic health of the campus community. SHAW helps students learn to engage with life tasks that are needed to support personal health and well-being in order to be successful during their time at Grinnell and beyond.

To Schedule an Appointment

Please call 641-269-3230 or come to the Lower Level of the Forum to schedule in person. Certain medical appointments can be scheduled online through the Health Portal

SHAW Spring Programs

SHAW is offering a wide variety of new group therapy and workshops Spring Semester. There are relationship workshops, introductions to mental health, and a variety of identity and experience specific groups. Visit the Programs webpage for more information and how to sign up (if sign up is required).

COVID/Flu Status

Contact Information


Forum, Lower Level
1119 Sixth Ave
Grinnell, IA 50112
United States


Office Hours: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Nursing Appointments: 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
Counseling Appointments: 9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Telepsychiatry Appointments: Wednesday and Thursday  8:30 a.m.–4 p.m., Friday: 8:30 a.m.–1 p.m.

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