According to a recent survey by the American College Health Association, 64 percent of college students reported feeling extremely lonely in the last year. The COVID-19 pandemic has compounded these feelings of loneliness, stress, anxiety, and depression. During this period of social isolation, uncertainty and abrupt transitions, students are prone to further worsening of these feelings.
At noon Oct. 8, join University of Maryland School of Medicine upperclassmen who will discuss how to navigate a new city, new classmates, and helpful resources on campus.
For more information on the Wellness Hub, visit wellness.umaryland.edu.