Checklist for New Students

HERE IS A CHECKLIST OF HEALTH-RELATED THINGS TO HELP YOUR TRANSITION TO CAMPUS:
  • Complete your pre-entrance health requirements and required immunizations
  • Bring a copy of your important medical records (chronic/serious medical problems) to Hollins Student Health
  • See your doctor to complete any treatments currently in progress
  • See your dentist
  • Buy basic over- the- counter medications; (i.e. allergy meds such a Claritin, Zyrtec; cold meds such as Dayquil; pain meds such as Tylenol, Ibuprofen; stomach/GI meds such as Imodium, antacid tablets; menstrual cramps such as Midol)
  • Put together a first aid kit (i.e. bandaids, antibiotic ointment, insect sting swabs, Benadryl, ace bandages, thermometer; hand sanitizer, alcohol swabs)
  • Refill your prescriptions and bring a record of your prescriptions (dose and reason for medication)
  • Bring your bike helmet
  • Get an extra pair of eyeglasses or contact lenses, and keep a copy of your prescription on hand
  • Keep your health insurance card in your wallet at all times