For general Graduate and Postdoctoral Academic and Student Affairs questions, please contact us at:

Krieger School of Arts and Sciences
Director of Graduate and Postdoctoral Academic and Student Affairs
Renee Eastwood

Whiting School of Engineering
Associate Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral Academic and Student Affairs
Christine Kavanagh

Counseling Center

The Johns Hopkins University Counseling Center serves full-time undergraduate and graduate students from the schools of Arts and Sciences, Engineering, Nursing, and the Peabody Institute. The Counseling Center offers the following services, confidential and free of charge:

  • Counseling
  • Groups
  • Consultation
  • Referral
  • Career Decision-Making

Student Health and Wellness Center

The Student Health and Wellness Center provides high quality, confidential health care to eligible students of the Homewood and Peabody campus communities.

Their health care staff consists of board-certified physicians, nationally certified nurse practitioners, registered nurses, and medical assistants.

The Office of Institutional Equity

The Office of Institutional Equity leads JHU efforts to foster an environment that is inclusive, respectful and free from discrimination and harassment. In its role, OIE ensures compliance with affirmative action and equal opportunity laws, investigates discrimination and sexual harassment complaints, and serves as a central resource for those with disabilities or those who require religious accommodation.


  • Sexual Harassment
  • Training
  • Meditation

Disability Services and Compliance

Johns Hopkins University is committed to creating a welcoming and inclusive environment for students, faculty, staff and visitors with disabilities. Consequently, we work to ensure that students, employees and visitors with disabilities have equal access to university programs, facilities, technology and web properties. Graduate students in the Krieger and Whiting Schools can find more information on the Disabilities Services at KSAS and WSE page.

O’Connor Recreation Center

Membership to the O’Connor Recreation Center is open to all faculty, staff, and students of the university. This includes Johns Hopkins University-Homewood, Peabody, School of Medicine, School of Public Health, School of Nursing, School of Education, Carey Business School, Bayview Medical Center, Johns Hopkins Hospital, School of Advanced International Study (SAIS), Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, and the Applied Physics Lab (APL).

Campus Ministries

The Office of Religious & Spiritual Life promotes and supports spiritual development, theological reflections, religious tolerance, and social awareness among students, faculty, and staff within the university community.  At its heart, Religious and Spiritual Life is a prophetic and pastoral presence which seeks to enhance the spiritual and ethical educational experience of the whole person mind, body, and soul.