Student Health Clinic

Health alert regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus):

The Student Health Clinic is moving to telehealth appointments only beginning Monday, March 23. The clinic will no longer provide face-to-face office visits, but will support students via telephone and Zoom telehealth visits. Students must call 319-273-2009 opt#1 to be assessed over the phone. Clinic staff will remain available 8-4:30 Monday through Friday.  

The Counseling Center will also provide mental health services via telehealth (through Zoom). Please call 319-273-2676 to schedule an appointment.

We are following guidance from state and local public health officials (and the CDC) regarding this outbreak.  Student Health is in direct communication with the health officials who are closely monitoring the situation in our community and state, and will implement any recommendations they might have for management of the outbreak.  For more information on this emerging health issue, see information from the Iowa Department of Public Health and the CDC.  

If you have traveled to/from an affected area in the last 14 days and feel sick with fever, cough or difficulty breathing, you should seek medical care right away. Before you go to a healthcare office, call ahead and tell them about your travel and your symptoms.

Students with any health-related concerns or questions, please contact the Student Health Clinic at (319)-273-2009 opt.#1. After hours care options are available on our website.

The most up-to-date information on coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) from the university can be found at prepare.uni.edu.

 

 

Health Fee & Other Clinic Charges

The Health Fee is a mandatory fee that is included within UNI tuition.  Refer to http://www.uni.edu/tuition/ for more information.

Students who are taking 5 or more credit hours per semester or 3 or more credit hours during the summer are automatically assessed this fee.

The Health fee that is included in tuition:

  • Allows student office visits at no cost with a healthcare provider for illness or injury .
  • Supports public health initiatives on campus.
  • Promotes health activities.
  • Subsidizes the cost associated with other services, such as the Counseling Center located on the second floor of the Student Health Clinic.

The Health Fee is intended to complement a student’s individual health insurance coverage.  A list of billable services is available at the Student Health Clinic.  

Fees will be assessed for the following services:

  • Yearly physicals
  • Annual gynecology physical exams
  • Laboratory services
  • Pharmacy services
  • Immunizations & TB testing
  • Allergy injections
  • Minor surgery/procedure
  • Psychiatric Services 

The UNI Student Health Clinic will file an insurance claim for services not covered by the Health Fee.  We are participating providers with many insurance companies.  If you have insurance coverage related questions, please contact your health insurance carrier's customer service number on the back of your insurance card.

Any applicable co-pay and/or deductible will be placed on the student's UNI E-bill.  Students are not required to have health insurance to be seen at the UNI Student Health Clinic.

Accreditation

The Student Health Clinic is an AAAHC accredited facility. We participate in a voluntary site survey to measure the quality of our services and performance against nationally recognized standards of The Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care.

Accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, INC