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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 may call 212.592.2246 , e-mail [email protected], 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, by appointment only (Monday-Friday 9-5).

If you are feeling sick or need medical assistance, please view a map of the Urgent Care Walk-In centers and Hospitals at this link: http://www.sva.edu/downloadFile/map-of-medical-facilities-2016-2017 (Map last updated: 08/08/16)


Safety In The City

Tips on how to stay safe, knowing your resources, and consent. http://www.sva.edu/downloadFile/safety-in-the-city 

2016-2017 How To Access Your Insurance Card

Contact Us

Matt Lee, Coordinator of Student Health & Counseling

340 East 24th Street

Tel: 212.592.2246
Fax: 212.592.2216
E-mail: [email protected]

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

Find us on Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/SVAstudenthealth 

Student Health Form & Other Forms/Downloads

Incoming Students:
Click for a direct download of the Student Health Form.


For more information about the immunization requirement please visit http://www.sva.edu/students/health-counseling/health-formsimmunization.


All Other Forms/Downloads:
If you are looking for other forms such as the Certificate of Readiness, or resources such as Health Insurance Resources, or Medical/Mental Health providers, please click here

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

2016-2017 Health Insurance Presentation

2016-2017 Cigna Health Insurance Card
New and returning students: download your Cigna PPO health insurance card, effective August 25, 2016-August 24, 2017.
Click Here
2016 Health Insurance Waiver Online
IMPORTANT! If you have your own comparable health insurance plan, the deadline to waive the automatic health insurance fee for the Annual year ($970 per semester) is October 6, 2016. Waiving the fee can only be completed online.
Click Here

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