Center for Student Health and Counseling (SHAC)
Welcome to the Center for Student Health and Counseling. We are a community-based health care organization that provides high quality, accessible mental health, physical health, dental services, and testing services targeted to the needs of the PSU student population.

SHAC Insurance Updates

  • Summer 2019 Health Insurance Waiver Deadline is Sunday, July 7th, 2019 at 11:59pm.
    Please allow 2 days after you register for summer credits to be updated in the waiver system.
    You do NOT need to do a waiver for summer if you have done one during Fall 18, Winter 19, or Spring 19. 
    The Fall 2019 insurance waiver links will be available in mid-August. Please check your PDX email for updates.

  • Domestic Student Waiver Application

  • International Student Waiver Application

  • The spring insurance waiver deadline has passed. You can apply for a one-time Missed Waiver Appeal if applicable. The last day you can submit a missed waiver appeal is on June 7th, 2019.

SHAC Office Closures

  • May 27th, 2019 (Memorial Day)
  • July 4th, 2019 (Independence Day)

When SHAC is closed, student can still access the 24/7 Nurse Advice Line at 844.224.3145 and the 24/7 Multnomah County Crisis Line at 503.988.4888

Use our new clickable buttons (below) to access key information:


SHAC staff believe that prejudice and discrimination are detrimental to individual and community health. We are committed to creating and maintaining an environment where all people of diverse backgrounds and identities can expect to be valued and treated with respect and dignity.