Medical Services

The Student Health Center is committed to providing quality health care to the students of Lamar University and Lamar Institute of Technology. We offer many medical services, including the following:

  • Examination, diagnosis, and treatment of acute illness
  • Lab work (titers/serology, sickle cell tests, TB tests, urine drug screens are available for self-scheduling through the patient portal)
  • Gynecological/Well Woman exams
  • Confidential STI (sexually transmitted infection) testing and treatment
  • Immunizations (available for self-scheduling through the patient portal)
  • Nursing and Allied Health physicals
  • Injury care, sutures, wound care, and splinting

Telemedicine appointments are available for the following appointment reasons on Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday mornings: 

  • Abnormal lab results
  • Conjunctivitis (pink eye)
  • Nausea, vomiting, and/or diarrhea without abdominal pain
  • Insomnia
  • Medication follow-up
  • Medication refill
  • Urinary symptoms

All appointments except those indicated above as being available for self-scheduling must be made by calling 409.880.8466. If you want to have a telemedicine appointment, please specify that when you call.



The Student Health Center operates a Class D (clinic) pharmacy, offering low-cost medication and supplies to LU and LIT students. Many medications ordered by our practitioners are available within the clinic pharmacy. We carry antibiotics, eye creams and drops, anti-fungal medications, non-narcotic pain relievers, and a few oral contraceptives.