Anxiety disorders are one of the most common mental health problems on college campuses. Forty million U.S. adults suffer from an anxiety disorder, and 75 percent of them experience their first episode of anxiety by age 22.
In addition, a 2008 Associated Press and mtvU survey of college students found the following:
Anxiety disorders often co-occur with other disorders. Learn more about the following disorders, which often affect college students, too: