Student Health Services

The Houghton University Student Health Center exists in order to enhance the overall mission of the college by modifying or removing health-related barriers to learning and personal development through the provision of high-quality health care and the promotion of general wellness in an environment that honors God and reflects Christ’s model of love, compassion, and humility.

Review the services we offer

Student Health Center

585-567-9220

Gillette Hall Basement
Enter from the parking lot between Gillette Hall and the Campus Center.

Did you test positive for COVID-19?

Wear a mask

KN95 masks are available in the Health Center lobby

Move to isolation

Call the Student life Office 585-567-9220 or RD on-duty for help moving to an isolation space, preferably off-campus.

Email the Health Center

Email the Health Center know about your positive test

Rest

Get some rest and feel better!

Services

Nursing Services

by appointment or on a first come, first served walk-in basis

  • Illness evaluation
  • Blood pressure checks
  • Immunization administration
  • Allergy injections
  • Screening eye exams
  • Rapid Glucose Test
  • Urinalysis
  • Pregnancy tests
  • Rapid Strep tests

Physician Services:

by appointment only

  • Medical consultation/treatment
  • Sports physicals
  • Physicals for job related requirements
  • Travel Consultation

Lab services:

with a physician order

  • Blood draws and other lab service for offsite lab testing through Quest Diagnostics

Other Services:

  • Medication delivery from local pharmacy
    NOTE:  payment for medications (cash, credit card, or check) is due at time of pickup
  • Short term loan of certain equipment (e.g. crutches)
  • Self care center offers small quantities of over-the-counter medications for common symptom
  • Wellness Room – a quiet restorative space to relax
Reserve the Wellness Room

Meet a Faculty Member

David Brubaker

Assistant Professor of Biology, Director of Health Services, College Physician
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Leah Burgess

Registered Nurse
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Kim Cockle

Administrative Assistant/Principal Designated School Official for Intercultural Student Programs
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Heidi Huizenga

Registered Nurse
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