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UMass Lowell is committed to the Mental Health and Well-being of Our Students

UMASS LOWELL IS COMMITTED TO THE MENTAL HEALTH AND WELL-BEING OF OUR STUDENTS UMatter2 ImageThe issue of mental health and well-being in college students is in the forefront of discussions and of concern for everyone in higher education no matter their role in supporting students. UMass Lowell is implementing a community wide program to raise awareness of the role every member of the campus community has in creating an environment that supports positive mental health in our students.  UMass Lowell joined JED Campus, a nationwide initiative of The Jed Foundation (JED) designed to help schools evaluate and strengthen their mental health, substance misuse and suicide prevention programs and systems to ensure that schools have the strongest possible mental health safety nets.

The issue of mental health and well-being in college students is in the forefront of discussions and of concern for everyone in higher education no matter their role in supporting students. UMass Lowell is implementing a community wide program to raise awareness of the role every member of the campus community has in creating an environment that supports positive mental health in our students.