Student Health Clinic

Health alert regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus):

We are following guidance from state and local public health officials (and the CDC) regarding this outbreak.  At this time, the Iowa Department of Public Health is not recommending any additional travel screening, but for our healthcare providers to continue the travel history screening that is always done as part of a clinical evaluation.  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 screening or 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 China 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.

Find more information about the COVID-19 (coronavirus)

Influenza Information

The UNI Student Health Clinic has recently seen an increased number of students who have tested positive for the flu. Currently, flu is widespread in the State of Iowa. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that so far this season there have been at least 15 million flu illnesses, 140,000 hospitalizations and 8,200 deaths from flu. The flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses that infect the nose, throat, and sometimes the lungs. Each case of the flu can vary from mild to severe illness.

More information on Influenza

Hours

Student Health Clinic Hours

The UNI Student Health Clinic is open on all days University classes are in session from 8:00am to 4:30pm.

  • Clinic
    • Mon - Fri:  8:00am—4:30pm 

After Hours, Weekends and During Breaks

For a life-threatening emergency, anytime day or night, call 911.

After Hours Crisis/Suicide Hotline

For urgent situations outside of office hours, call the Counseling Center at (319) 273-2676 and press 2 to speak to a crisis counselor.

Statewide Crisis Line 1-800-332-4224

*The Foundation 2 Crisis Line is Certified by the American Association of Suicidology.

National Suicide Hotline 1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433)

Patient Engagement (Nurse on Call)

Call patient engagement "Nurse-on-call" at (319) 272-2600. This service is sponsored by MercyOne.  They will provide information and if necessary, refer you to appropriate services.

Local Urgent Care Facilities

UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care
4612 Prairie Parkway, Ste 100
Cedar Falls, IA 50613
Phone:(319) 553-0828
https://www.unitypoint.org/waterloo/clinic.aspx?id=937

UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care
1753 W Ridgeway, Ste 102
Waterloo, IA 50701
Phone: (319) 833-5888
https://www.unitypoint.org/waterloo/clinic.aspx?id=52

MercyOne Waterloo Urgent Care
2710 St. Francis Dr
Waterloo, IA 50702
(319) 272-7425
https://www.mercyone.org/location/mercyone-waterloo-urgent-care

MercyOne Cedar Falls Urgent Care
226 Bluebell Rd
Cedar Falls, IA 50613
(319) 272-7425
https://www.mercyone.org/location/mercyone-bluebell-road-urgent-care

 

Local Emergency Rooms

UnityPoint Health - Allen Hospital
1825 Logan Ave
Waterloo, IA 50703
(319) 235-3697
http://www.allenhospital.org

MercyOne Waterloo Medical Center
3421 West Ninth St
Waterloo, IA 50702
(319) 272-7050
https://www.mercyone.org/location/mercyone-waterloo-emergency-care

MercyOne Cedar Falls Medical Center (formerly Sartori Memorial Hospital)
515 College Street
Cedar Falls, IA 50613
(319) 268-3000
https://www.mercyone.org/location/mercyone-cedar-falls-emergency-care

 

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