Q: Who is eligible for a free nutrition counseling appointment?
A: Any currently-enrolled IUPUI student, including graduate, undergraduate, and part-time students.
Q: Do students have the option to continue with multiple sessions if they cover the cost themselves?
A: No, IUPUI students currently have access to one 60-minute consultation per semester. Dietitians can make a referral if students are interested in continued care.
Q: I got an email about Campus Health locations during COVID. Is my appointment in person?
A: No, ALL nutrition counseling sessions for IUPUI students are conducted remotely via video chat.
Q: Are evening or weekend appointments available?
Q: Should I keep track of what I eat leading up to the appointment?
A: Sure, this can be helpful but is not required for your session.
Q: I recently had blood glucose and cholesterol labs done. Can I discuss these at my appointment?
A: Sure, you can discuss lab results with the dietitian, but this is not required for your session.
Q: What other nutrition benefits do IUPUI students have access to?
A: Students with a Campus Recreation membership receive a discount on nutrition coaching services through NIFS. A complete list of student wellness benefits is located at http://wellness.iupui.edu.
Q: What are some topics a registered dietitian can help with?
A: Popular reasons for meeting with a dietitian include a recent change in diet (e.g. vegan, paleo), allergy or intolerances to food, gastrointestinal issues, diabetes or prevention of diabetes, weight management, sports nutrition, high cholesterol, and more!