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Nutrition services in the Office of Health Promotion are grounded in a weight neutral, health forward approach. Our nutrition philosophy is centered on enjoyment, connection, social justice, and food as medicine.


Individual nutrition counseling with a Registered Dietitian (RD) is available to UVA students who are eligible for services at Student Health at no additional charge.  The dietitian can help you address many common concerns, including but not limited to:

  •  Anemia
  • Diabetes
  • Eating Disorders/Disordered Eating
  • Food Allergy/Intolerance
  • General Healthy Eating
  • High Blood Pressure
  • High Cholesterol
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Vegetarian Eating
  • Weight Management

Peer Health Educators (PHEs) offer nutrition education for students seeking general guidance or for a class assignment.