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Student Health Service

Your on-campus primary care clinic

Do you have the common cold? Maybe you need a sports physical? Student Health Service is staffed with health care providers that can evaluate your concerns, answer your questions and get you on your way to be the healthiest version of yourself.

  • We will be seeing students for acute visits and injury during this time

If you feel you have questions at all about any health symptoms, billing, immunization compliance, or just unsure of what to do please contact us. We are here to help. If you are instructed to come into the office, please access Health Services via the door off of the parking lot. Do not come through Somers Hall. Thank you!

More information on COVID-19:

Who is eligible for service?

  • All full-time undergraduate students taking 9 or more credits
  • All full-time graduate students taking 6 or more credits

All other students may choose to opt-in and pay the Student Health Fee to access Student Health Service. Visit the Student Health Fee and Health Insurance pages for coverage and payment information.

Services available

Immunizations will be billed to your health insurance or charged to your student account. Visit the Immunization Requirements page for more details. The following immunizations are available:

  • Influenza (flu shot)
  • Tetanus Diphtheria Pertussis (TDAP)
  • Tetanus Diphtheria (Td)
  • MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella)
  • Hepatitis A and B
  • Varicella (chicken pox vaccine)
  • Meningococcal (meningitis/menactra)
  • Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
  • PPD (Mantoux) skin tests for Tuberculosis

Student Health Service offers a variety of exams and tests that are included in your Student Health Fee. Here are a some of the examination and test options we offer:

  • Eye, ear, nose and throat infections
  • Colds and flu
  • Skin concerns
  • Bladder infections
  • Vaginal infections
  • Pregnancy testing
  • STI testing
  • Abrasions and cuts
  • Suture removal
  • Sprains/strains
  • Burns
  • Ear irrigation
  • Blood pressure check
  • Height/weight
  • Over-the-counter medications
  • Full laboratory services

Counseling visits are included in your Student Health Fee. A counselor can refer you to a higher level of care if necessary.

  • Nutritional counseling
  • Health education and promotion
  • Physical therapy referral
  • Specialty referrals
  • Mental health evaluation and referral
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Chronic health and medical management

How to schedule an appointment

If you don’t know if you should see the RN or the NP for your clinic visit please call us and we can determine what your needs are and who you should be seeing for your visit.

Appointments with a Registered Nurse

Appointments with the Nurse Practitioner

RECOMMENDED GUIDELINES

We encourage visitors to follow the guidance of the CDC for everyday preventive actions to help prevent the spread of respiratory viruses.

CALL FIRST-SPEAK WITH A NURSE
 (218) 723-6282

CONTACT US

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

Clinic Hours

Monday-Wednesday
9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Closed the following dates:

  • Monday, Sept. 7
  • Thursday, Nov. 26
  • Friday, Nov. 27
  • Thursday, Dec.24
  • Friday, Dec. 25
  • Tuesday, Dec. 31

Emergency and after hour contact

Essentia Health Urgent Care
400 East Third Street
Duluth, MN
(218) 786-8364

Essentia Health Nurse Care Line
(218) 725-3110

St. Luke’s Lakeview Building
915 East First Street
Duluth, MN
(218) 249-5555

Medical Professionals

Portrait of Vicki AndrewsVicki 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