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Health Center at Auraria

Welcome to the Health Center at Auraria, accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). We are here to enhance your success while on campus by providing high quality medical care, in a safe and supportive environment that welcomes diversity.

The Health Center at Auraria is a tri-institutional department that serves students, faculty and staff from all three colleges on the Auraria Campus, as well as personnel from the Auraria Higher Education Center.  Our on-campus facility provides X-ray services, a medical laboratory and a prescription dispensing outlet.  All medical personnel are trained to address walk-in care concerns, primary care illnesses and injuries, chronic medical conditions and preventive health care and wellness. We also extend services outside of the walls of Plaza 150 with additional wellness programs and events.

All of us at the Health Center at Auraria wish you well. We are here to serve you and hope that you consider us for your medical needs. Please browse our website to become more familiar with our services and offerings. 

Gatekeeper Training

The MSU Denver Counseling Center, Health Center at Auraria, the MSU Denver Dean of Student’s Office and its CARE Team have partnered to offer "GateKeeper Trainings: Identifying and Referring Students at Risk" for the Spring 2019 semester. These professional development opportunities are intended to train staff to recognize/identify student behaviors and actions that would likely benefit by an appropriate referral to one of the University sponsored agencies who can assist students in addressing their needs.   

These sessions are open to all Faculty and Staff who routinely encounter students as part of their work responsibilities. The sessions last for two hours and advanced registration is required. Attendance is specifically encouraged for those with little to no mental health, crisis or early intervention training but all personnel are welcome.

Click on the session below you would like to attend to register. Each session has a capacity limit, so please sign up as early as possible.

Session One: February 4th, 9:30a-11:30a Register

Session Two: March 5th, 2:30p-4:30p Register 

Session Three:  April 8th, 9:00a-11:00a Register 

Session Four: May 2nd, 2:30p-4:30p Register 

If you have any special needs or questions, please call Richard Miccio, LCSW at the Health Center at Auraria, at 303-615-9999.

Wellness Redefined Workshop Series

Wellness Redefined is a 5-part wellness series that equips students with knowledge and simple skills to help improve and maintain personal well-being.  Topics include Physical, Emotional, Financial and Social Wellness.  The series concludes with a workshop encouraging  and collaborating with students to create a Wellness Plan.  This series is offered at no cost.  Pre-registration for each workshop is required, as space is limited.  Though attendance at each of the 5 workshops is not mandatory, it is greatly encouraged.

Physical Wellness- Feb. 5th, 12:30-2:00p Register

Emotional Wellness- February 26th, 12:30-2:00p Register 

Financial Wellness- March 19th, 12:30-2:00p Register

Social Wellness- April 9th, 12:30-2:00p Register

Wellness Plan- April 23rd, 12:30-2:00p Register

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Office Hours

Monday - Thursday:
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m