Student Health Center

 Help us protect you. COVID-19 Appointment Guidelines

In order to provide the best protection against the spread of COVID-19, please follow these guidelines when scheduling and attending Student Health Center appointments. 

  • Make appointments by phone or via self-scheduling.
  • Wear a mask to all appointments.
  • Patients/clients should attend appointments alone. All family, friends, and children should stay at home.
  • Wash your hands prior to arrival and utilize hand sanitizer in the SHC waiting room.
  • Arrive 5-10 minutes early for check-in and screening.
We are doing our part to prevent the spread of COVID-19.  The Student Health Center has:
  • Rearranged waiting room seating to maximize social distancing.
  • Provided hand sanitizer in the waiting room and throughout the facility.
  • Set up scheduling protocols to separate ill patients from others.
  • Monitoring staff temperatures daily.
  • Screening students’ temperatures on arrival for appointments.
  • Providing phone counseling and check-in appointments when available.
  • Full telehealth services are coming soon. 

Thank you for doing your part in keeping LU safe.

Coronavirus Testing Now Available

  • Swab testing: $110.00
  • Antibody testing: $50.00



 social distance, stay safe, stay healthy. stay away...six feet away.

Welcome to the LU Student Health Center.

Our mission is to promote the health and wellness of the university population by offering quality medical and psychological services to the students of Lamar University and Lamar Institute of Technology. The goal of the Student Health Center is to give you a same-day appointment. If the volume of patients prevents this, you will be offered the first available opening that is appropriate for your visit.

Student Health Center Patient Portal

Healthcare communication in a secure, confidential manner

Receive secure messages from your healthcare provider regarding immunization records, lab results, appointment times and billing information. To sign up, follow the instructions below.

1. Enter the Student Health Center Portal here.
2. Create a username and password for your portal account.
3. Complete the online form using your or email account. Only use your .edu address.
4. Check your or email account for an email with a link to complete the registration process.

Detailed instructions for creating your Patient Portal account.

LU students can now schedule their own counseling appointments through the SHC Patient Portal.

Student Health Insurance

academic health plansAcademic Health Plans is a provider of health insurance for Lamar University and Lamar Institute of Technology students. Their web site will provide the most current prices and coverage levels.