Health Information Topics

Having a healthy lifestyle is the foundation for academic success at NJIT.  Here are some resources to get you on the right road to good health. 


Understanding the difference between vaccines, vaccinations, and immunizations can be tricky. Below is an easy guide that explains how these terms are used:

A vaccine is a product that produces immunity from a disease and can be administered through needle injections, by mouth, or by aerosol.

A vaccination is the injection of a killed or weakened organism that produces immunity in the body against that organism.

An immunization is the process by which a person or animal becomes protected from a disease. Vaccines cause immunization, and there are also some diseases that cause immunization after an individual recovers from the disease.



Managing the Stress

College can be a stressful time.  Learn healthy ways to cope with and prevent stress to insure you have a academic success.

Personal Safety

Intimate partner Violence
The results from NISVIS highlight the fact that sexual violence, stalking, and intimate partner violence are important and widespread public health problems in the United States.

Staying Well

Sexually Transmitted Infections:

Safe Sex


Men's Health

Women's Health

Bed Bugs 101


Smoking Cessation