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Student Health & Wellbeing

TimelyCare MD

Arkansas State-Newport students have FREE, 24/7 access to virtual care services with TimelyCare — the virtual health and well-being platform from TimelyMD, designed for college students. Students do not need insurance to access TimelyCare services.

Services Included:

As part of Arkansas State-Newport’s partnership with TimelyMD, students have access to services in TimelyCare, including:

  • MedicalNow: On-demand support for common health issues, including cold, flu, and allergies.
  • TalkNow: 24/7, on-demand emotional support to talk about anything, including anxiety, relationships, depression, and school-related stressors.
  • Scheduled Medical: Choose the day, time, and medical provider that best works for you.
  • Scheduled Counseling: Choose the day, time, and mental health provider that best works for you. (6 visits per year)
  • Health Coaching: Develop healthy lifestyle behaviors, including nutrition, sleep habits, time management, and mindfulness.
  • Psychiatry: Appointments are available through referrals.
  • Self-Care Content: Visit the “Explore” page within TimelyCare for guided self-care content, including yoga and meditation sessions, as well as group conversations with our providers on a variety of health and well-being topics.
  • Basic Needs Support: Access to low or reduced-cost community resources, including food and housing assistance, transit support, childcare, and finances.

Student Eligibility:

Arkansas State University Newport students currently enrolled in three or more credit hours toward a program of study are eligible to participate in the TimelyMD Health Care and Counseling Program. TimelyMD care is available at no cost to the student while enrolled at ASUN. TimelyMD Care coverage ends when the student exits the institution (graduation, transfer, or no longer enrolled in classes, etc.). 

The following students and programs are not eligible for services: 

  • High School (IGNITE and Concurrent) 
  • Adult Education, Workforce and Prison 
  • Students enrolled in Non-credit courses 

If you have questions, please contact Debbie Hardy, Dean of Students at 870-512-7859 or email at

Get Started:

Students have access to TimelyCare services 365 days a year. That means you have access during breaks, after-hours, and any time you need support! Click here to get started.

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TimelyMD is ASUN's health and wellbeing program for students, provided at no cost. For more information about external counseling and resources available to students, please click here.