Health Topics and Resources

8 Dimensions of Wellness at CSUN

Klotz Health Promotion views wellness in a holistic way, as depicted by the 8 Dimensions of Wellness. Incorporating these dimensions into your life can help you lead a more balanced life and positively impact your academics. This page highlights CSUN resources for students within each dimension of wellness.


University Counseling Services Individual counseling, crisis intervention, groups and workshops, psychiatric consultation

Campus Care Advocates Certified Sexual Assault Counselors from Strength United, confidential resource on matters related to sexual violence, dating violence and stalking, located in the Klotz Student Health Center

Office of Equity and Diversity Support for diversity and inclusion, Title IX, discrimination, harassment, retaliation


CSUN With a Heart Resources to address students’ basic needs (e.g. food, housing, financial support)

Financial Aid and Scholarship Department Financial Aid, scholarships, Matacare grant (for students with urgent financial needs)

Women’s Research and Resource Center WRRC Food and Toiletry Pantry

CSUN Food PantryNext to Sagebrush Hall

CalFresh Nutrition Assistance Program

WIC Program Supplemental nutrition for women, infants and children

Food Recovery Network Food recovered from CSUN dining locations and distributed to campus locations and local shelters to feed those in need


Matador Involvement Center Clubs and Organizations, Greek life, volunteer projects

EOP Dream Center Resource center for undocumented students and allies

Pride Center Resource center for LGBTQIA+ students and allies

Veteran’s Resource Center Resource center for student veterans and allies

Associated Students CSUN student government, sports clubs, productions, AS ticket office

Institute for Community Health and Wellbeing Mindfulness Mondays, Walkability Wednesdays


University Student Union Prayer/Meditation/Reflection Room, Foot Washing Room, USU East Conference Center


Career Center Career exploration and advisement, Matty’s Closet (free business clothing for students), social media profiles, networking events, information sessions and speaker panels


Klotz Student Health Center (SHC) Primary and specialty care, nutrition counseling, wellness coaching, massage therapy*, physical therapy*, chiropractic*, optometry*, dental*, pharmacy*

Oasis Wellness Center Massage chairs, nap pods, nutrition counseling, wellness workshops, digital e-books,    20,000 meditations, labyrinth, SHC clinical services (wellness coaching, acupuncture*, massage therapy*, reiki therapy*)

Student Recreation Center Indoor jogging track, group exercise classes, fitness evaluations, equipment orientation, swim lessons*, CPR/AED/First Aid training*, personal training*

Marilyn Magaram Center MMC Wellness Garden, garden/wellness workshops, farmers market food demonstrations, nutrition experts blog, dietary analysis*, BOD POD*

Lactation Spaces

Commit to Be Fit Free on-campus fitness program

Outdoor Adventures Adventure trips, bike shop, team building, rental center, SRC ridge rock wall, workshops and clinics, Camp Matador

*Indicates low-cost services


Learning Resource Center Free Math/Science tutoring, writing center, grammar lab

Disability Resources and Educational Services Accommodations for test-taking, in-class note takers, requesting alternate formats (e.g. Braille, electronic text)

NCOD Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services


Institute for Sustainability Sustainability Food Garden, water refill stations

Botanic Garden 1.5-acre Garden and Greenhouse Complex, 1,200 plant species, near Chaparral Hall

Orange Grove & Pond orange trees, turtles, geese, koi

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