FEUP students can benefit from free medical and psychological support.
Medical support is guaranteed by the University of Porto and covers many specialties, such as general practice, psychiatry, gynaecology and dentistry.
Psychological support can be obtained directly at FEUP from the Orientation and Integration Office (GOI), which has two trained psychologist. This service may involve psychological counselling, which aims to help students seek alternatives and develop problem-solving strategies, or give advice on matters relating to personal, social or academic life. Information on applying for scholarships, housing, social support entities, and integration at university are among the most common questions raised.