Student Health and Counseling Center
Frequently Asked Questions
We are located on the south side of the campus in the single-story red brick building between the dorms and the lab school.
We are an accredited ambulatory health care center.
- Care for minor to moderate illness and injury (outpatient)
- Health and wellness education
- Counseling Services
- Diagnostic: Lab and x-ray
Our staff includes, but is not limited to: Doctors, Nurse Practitioners, a Registered Nurse, Licensed Vocational Nurses, Medical Assistants, Psychiatrist, Psychologists, Counselors, a Health Educator, Dietitian, Laboratory Technologists, X-ray Technologist, Physical Therapists, Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technologists, a Medical Records Staff.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Fridays 8:00 a.m. – 4:45 p.m., Wednesdays from 9 a.m.
to 4:45 p.m.
Limited services between 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Summer hours are 7:00 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
We are closed when the campus is closed.
The Student Health and Counseling Center is supported by the mandatory health fee that is paid by each student as part of their Fresno State tuition.
You bear the costs of services provided by referrals for evaluation by a specialist, hospitalization, or laboratory or radiologic testing beyond our scope of practice.
We discuss these costs with you before initiating evaluation or treatment. While we make recommendations with concern for your health, we will work with you to keep costs to a minimum.
You have the right to choose the specialist or health facility for referral.
You are not required to accept referrals. If you do not want a referral, we will attempt to address your needs.
You must accept full responsibility for any outcome that results from going against medical advice.
No, only enrolled students may use the Student Health and Counseling Center.
If you are a continuing student, you can use our services.
Incoming students can begin using our services the day the semester begins.
Yes, we fill prescriptions from any licensed provider (or doctor from home) but we have a limited number of medications.
Even though we offer discounted prices, sometimes it is cheaper to have your prescription filled at an outside pharmacy.