What is depression?

Despite common misconceptions, depression is not a weakness or a character flaw. Depression is a serious illness that causes changes in your body, mood, and thoughts. Read our information and explore our resources about depression and learn to diagnose, cope with, and fight it.

Information on depression

Get answers to common questions about depression.

Resources to help you fight depression

Learn how to cope with and fight depression with our helpful links and resources.

Our depression programs

Explore our programs and see what Health Promotion is doing to address and help students who have or know someone who has depression.