Well-Being During the Covid-19 Pandemic

Healthcare Updates

For the most up-to-date benefits information, including Covid-19 treatment, life/disability insurance, and the Employee Assistance Program (EAP), please visit USG Coronavirus Disease Benefits Updates


Student Healthcare

Covid-19 Testing

Currently enrolled students and postdocs on the Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) can get tested for free at Stamps Health Services. Please see Covid-19 Testing at Stamps for more information.

Free Covid-19 testing is also available at several locations across campus. Please see Covid-19 Testing Locations and Hours for more information.

Health Services

Stamps Health Services offers students in-person and virtual appointments. Stamps provides a separate treatment and waiting space for patients having symptoms associated with Covid-19 and uses telemedicine when appropriate.

In alignment with guidance for healthcare facilities, masks will continue to be required for both staff and visitors.

Student Health Insurance Plan

For the most recent student healthcare benefits information, including mandatory and voluntary plans, please visit Student Health Insurance Plan.



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Student Mental Health and Well-Being

Students in Crisis

Students experiencing a crisis that requires immediate attention may speak with a counselor at any time 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Get help now.


The Center for Assessment, Referral, and Education (CARE) is available to serve students with both in-person and virtual health appointments. The center follows all recommended CDC guidelines. 

For more information, please visit the CARE website.

Counseling Center 

Staff are available for both virtual and in-person appointments. 

For the most up-to-date information about counseling options, please visit the Counseling Center website.

Employee Well-Being and Work/Life Balance

Kepro Employee Assistance Plan (EAP)

Tips for coping with feelings or emotions you may be experiencing related to the Covid-19 outbreak are available through the EAP. Employees and their families can request confidential, no-cost services at 844.243.4440. 

Working Parent Resources

The Office of Human Resources website, Work Life Resources for Families, provides a collection of resources to provide assistance in various areas of life.

Financial/Market Volatility Concerns

USG has partnered with CAPTRUST to provide Retirement and Financial Advisory Services to USG employees. CAPTRUST offers a no-cost advice line for all benefited employees, and representatives are available to answer employees’ questions and concerns about the market.

Schedule an appointment

  • 1.800.967.9948 or captrustadvice.com.
  • Representatives are available Monday – Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.