Student Health Service

Whether you have the common cold or you'd like to be examined by a Nurse Practitioner, come to Student Health Service. We will evaluate your condition and send you on your way with the information and supplies you need to be the healthiest version of yourself!

Eligibility & Services

All full time undergraduate and full-time graduate students (taking 6 or more credits) in Athletic Training, Exercise Physiology, Post Bacc Nursing, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Physician Assistant programs are eligible for services and pay a health fee each semester that is included in your tuition. Other students may choose to opt in and pay the health fee to access Student Health Service.  

CSS Student Health Service: Your On-Campus Primary Care Clinic

All visits and personal health information is confidential. Walk-in appointments are available with a Registered Nurse and covered under the student health fee.  Scheduled appointments are available with the Nurse Practitioner and billed to your insurance. The following in house lab tests are covered by your student health fee: hemoglobin, glucose, urinalysis, strep, mono, pregnancy, and influenza.  All other lab tests are sent to Essentia Health and billed to insurance.  Immunizations administered are also billed to insurance.

Our Services:

• Immunizations, including annual flu shots
• Assessment and treatment plan for acute illness and injury
• Over-the-counter medications
• Routine physical exams, athletic physicals and gynecological services
• Mental health evaluation and referral as needed
• Nutritional Counseling
• Chronic health and medical management
• Full laboratory services
• Health education and promotion
• Physical Therapy referrals
• Specialty referrals as indicated

                                                                                                                                                                               

Contact Us

Somers Hall, Room 42
Phone: (218) 723-6282
Fax: (218) 723-5953
Email: studenthealthservice@css.edu

Month at a Glance

October 2019
10/11 Closed  2-4:30 
10/21- Closed (Ribbon Cutting Event)
10/25 - Closed
10/28 - Closed (Mid Semester Break)

Clinic Hours

Monday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Tuesdays 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Wednesday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thursday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Closed 12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. (Lunch)

Emergency and After Hour Contact

Essentia Health
407 East Third Street
Duluth, MN
Emergency Room:
(218) 786-8364
Nurse On Line:
(218)725-3110
Urgent Care:
(218) 786-6000

St. Lukes
915 East First Street
Duluth, MN
Emergency Room:
(218) 249-5555
Urgent Care:
(218) 249-6095

Medical Professionals


Vicki Andrews, Portrait of Vicki Andrews
MA, RN, FNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner
vandrews@css.edu


Lindsay Izzard, RNPortrait of Lindsay Izzard
Registered Nurse
lizzard@css.edu


Melissa Ratai Melissa Ratai Portrait
Administrative Assistant
mratai@css.edu


Protrait of Chris SandalChristine Sandal,
BA, RN 
Clinic Manager Registered Nurse
csandal@css.edu


Portrait of Inga ThompsonInga Thompson, MA
Certified Medical Assistant
ithompson@css.edu


Portrait of Julie Zaruba Fountaine Julie Zaruba Fountaine 
Wellness Coordinator
jzarubafounta@css.edu