UndergraduateGraduateContinuing EducationSpecial ProgramsAbout SVAStudent LifeAdmissionsSVA Alumni

SVA Student HEALTH & counseling 

Counseling Services
Services are provided free of charge and are confidential. Our office hours are 9am to 5pm, Monday through Friday. Therapists and a part-time psychiatrist provide short-term therapy for a variety of issues. Students should call or stop by the office to set up an appointment.


Medical services are NOT available on-site.
A registered nurse is available for health education and assistance in locating community health resources in the New York City area.  Health resources, such as walk-in clinics and hospitals can be found in the Downloads section of this site.

Contact Us

Lily MacHugh, Coordinator of Student Health & Counseling

George Washington Residence 23 Lexington Ave, Room 302

Tel: 212.592.2246
Fax: 212.592.2216
E-mail: health@sva.edu

Mailing address:
Attn: Student Health and Counseling Services
School of Visual Arts
209 East 23rd Street
New York, NY 10010

Find us on Facebook:

Student Health 101 Magazine & Resources

Student Health 101 Magazine: 

For a current issue of the Student Health 101 digital magazine, click on the image below:

Student Health 101

For a student health resource guide, click on the image below: 

Health Resource Guide

2015-16 Health Insurance Waiver Online Now
Getting Started with Cigna 2015-16
Fall 2015 student health insurance coverage begins on August 25, 2015.

School of Visual Arts | 209 East 23 Street, NY, NY 10010-3994 | Tel: 212.592.2000 | Fax: 212.725.3587