Staying healthy at OSU and beyond...
Preventing the spread of infectious diseases is very important to Oregon State. To promote the health of the campus community, SHS offers general information on how to prevent disease and vaccinations for diseases such as influenza.
Sexually transmitted infections
STIs (Sexually Transmitted Infections) are infections that can be passed between people during sexual activities. They affect people of all ages and backgrounds. In the United States there are about 19,000,000 new cases each year, half of these are among young people ages 15-24 years.
SHS offers a variety of resources to help prevent the spread of these infections.
Health coverage while traveling
Students who are enrolled in OSU International Health Insurance are covered by On Call International if they get sick or injured when traveling.
If you are at least 100 miles from OSU, or in another country, call On Call International as soon as possible by dialing 866-525-1956 (within the United States) or 603-328-1956 (outside the United States). On Call International cannot reimburse you for any medical expenses unless they are arranged, approved and provided by On Call International, so always call them first.