Nutrition Therapy

Individual nutrition sessions are reserved for students with medical needs and who have received a referral from a healthcare provider. Nutrition therapy is available for conditions such as:

  • Eating Disorders
  • Diabetes (or Pre-Diabetes)
  • High Cholesterol
  • Vitamin/Mineral Deficiency (Anemia)
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Gastrointestinal Disease (Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Crohn’s, Ulcerative Colitis, etc.)
  • Food Allergies (Celiac, etc.)
  • Low Bone Density

Students attempting to adopt healthful eating habits, manage body composition, increase energy levels, etc. are encouraged to participate in:

Edible Wisdom ON-LINE   Click here for details.

Edible Wisdom WORKSHOP   Click here for details.    

How to Schedule an Appointment:

  • Receive a referral from your healthcare provider.
  • Upon check out, schedule your appointment with the SHS Front Desk Staff  -OR-
  • Call the Appointment’s Line at 336.334.5340

Additional Appointment Information:

  • Sessions are now located in the Kaplan Center for Wellness at 1301 W Gate City Blvd [map].  Upon entering through the main doors, turn left to access the waiting area of the Administrative Suite.  The Dietitian will greet you at your appointment time.
  • Plan to arrive a few minutes early.  Students who are 10 or more minutes late may be asked to reschedule.
  • You must present your UNCG Student ID at the time of your appointment in order to receive services.
  • If you are unable to keep your appointment, please call the Appointment’s Line at 336.334.5340
  • Sessions are typically 45-50 minutes in length.
  • Students who are enrolled for 9 or more credit hours, have paid their student health fee, and require nutrition therapy are eligible to receive up to 8 sessions per semester. The actual number of individual appointments may be less and is based on student need, staffing, and Center time limitations.