The Health Education Resource Center (HERC) is affiliated with Health Service and serves as a source of information on health related topics. The HERC provides students, faculty, and staff with a wide variety of health programs.
The HERC staff offers presentations, one-on-one consultations, and general resources and information for any of the programs listed below. Additionally, the HERC can help find other resources if our office does not have something that meets your needs.
Visit the HERC in the Booth House on 4th Street (next to Jerry's Pizza) to see everything we have to offer!
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Request a Program
Resident assistants, professors, registered student organizations, and others on campus have the opportunity to request presentations/programs through the HERC. A variety of options are available including: Alcohol and Substance Abuse Prevention, Bystander Intervention Training, Sexual Health, and more.
Or check out our open sessions!
EIU Goes Tobacco Free July 1Beginning July 1, 2015 tobacco use will be prohibited on EIU's campus. See below for resources:
- Policy and educational information
- Frequently asked questions regarding the policy
- Freedom From Smoking Clinics offered on campus
- Non-compliance complaint form:Location
- Non-compliance complaint form: Individual
Students may request a consultation visit with one of our staff for various health needs. Some include but not limited to:
- Alcohol and Other Drug
- Nutritional Analysis
- Sexual Health
Alcohol & Marijuana Assessments
Suicide Prevention Training
Kognito is an interactive online training for both staff and students that educates how to approach concerning and serious situations involving other students. The training is FREE! The training has three sessions:
- At Risk Students
- LGBTQ Students
- Veteran Students