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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. To learn more, please watch The Eight Dimensions of Wellness video


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 Pantry
Next 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)

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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