Health and Wellness


Personal Health

Palouse Resource Guide

If you like to suggest a change to a pre-existing organization's information, submit a question, or add a new agency to the Palouse resource guide, fill out the form on the Palouse Resource Guide website

Cougar Health Services

WSU Cougar Health Services offers a range of health services for students on campus, including confidential and private Counseling and Psychological Services, Health Promotion, Medical Clinic, Pharmacy, and Vision Clinic.

Pullman Regional Hospital

Pullman Regional Hospital’s Emergency Department is open 24 hours, providing confidential care. Pullman Regional Hospital can offer care for victims of sexual assault and can offer prophylaxis treatment and education. The Social Services department can provide emotional support and counseling and help people learn about their options and additional community resources.


A 24-hour telehealth service that connects you with a board-certified physician via phone or video chat for a consultation, diagnosis and treatment – a great option for WSU Pullman students to use on evenings, weekends or holidays when the medical clinic is closed! Students must be on graduate or international student health plans in order to use this service.

Community Health Services

A list of service providers offering free and low-cost health care options to Whitman County.

Washington State University: Graduate Student Health: Brief Report

This report has highlighted gaps within graduate student care that need to be addressed. This is a call to action and a need for WSU graduate student mental health program services. COVID-19 is also having an impact on these student s. The pandemic has simultaneously increased the need for mental health services and decreased service availability (Wasil et al., 2020). To learn more, read the report.


Mental Health

Cougar Health - Counseling and Psychological Services

On campus counseling services including walk-in appointments, groups and workshops, individual and couples therapy, biofeedback, psychological assessment, testing, and 24/7 mental health crisis services.


A national virtual counseling service where you can get the help you want, the way you want it. This service provides access to psychologists, marriage and family therapists, clinical social workers, and licensed professional counselors. These licensed counselors will be available to you via ongoing text communications, live chat, phone, video, or groupinars. Students must be on graduate or international student health plans in order to use this service.

Palouse River Counseling (Private Practice)



Finding your Provider

WSU Student Insurance provides instructions on how to find your health provider. For more information, check the instructions. 

Student Health Insurance (provided to those with an assistantship)

Questions about student insurance should be directed to the billing and insurance office within Cougar Health Services.

Phone: 509-335-3575 (option 3)
Fax: 509-335-8214

Questions may also be directed to Becky Meyer, Student Insurance & Privacy Specialist.


Student Insurance Provider


Disability Services

Access Center

The Access Center provides accommodations and services to incoming and current WSU students with disabilities, psychological or medical conditions, or temporary injuries that limit their access to the WSU environment.