Who We Are
SHS provides affordable and accessible student-focused medical care and promotes healthy lifestyles through education, mentorship, and research activities thus facilitating the academic success of our students. We proactively assess our diverse population, and work with university and community partners to address the changing needs of our students, in a holistic, innovative and supportive environment where optimal health can be realized.
Our vision is to be the premier university student health resource by providing professional, innovative, state of the art, and accessible health care and wellness services to the FIU student body. We are committed to the belief that optimal health is essential for each individual to attain his/her highest potential.
To promote healthy communities and healthy individuals, the Florida International University Student Health Services values:
- Integrity, honesty, human dignity, and respect for all
- Provision of culturally-competent services
- Professional excellence, quality, responsiveness, and ethical practice
- Multidisciplinary and collaborative approaches to health care and wellness programs
- Celebration of diversity in a global environment of open communication and mutual respect
- Health and wellness: healthy students, employees, and a safe campus for optimal learning and working
- Our human resources: personal and professional development of students and employees
- Celebration of diversity in a global environment of open communication and mutual respect.