The Health Center hopes to offer over-the-counter female birth control by the end of the 2016 calendar year.
Two University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) students were diagnosed with meningococcal meningitis this past week, said David Harris, Cal Poly interim director of Health and Counseling Services.
Dust spores are flying, and cases of Valley Fever are on the rise on the Central Coast.
As seasons change and the weather gets cooler, midterms approach and sniffles can be heard throughout campus. With the large number or students at Cal Poly, the Health Center is trying to respond to the growing student population by extending their hours Mondays and Wednesdays.
More students means more germs.
To meet the growing demand of a rising student population, the Health Center extended its hours as part of a new pilot program. However, those aren’t the only changes the Health Center could be facing.