Frequently Asked Questions

What services are available?

Health care is available for illness, injury, first aid, and routine health checks. Health screening tests, physical exams for sports and academic programs, gynecological exams, as well as consultations and referrals are provided. Allergy shots are also administered by appointment if serum and written instructions are provided by the student’s allergist. Flu shots and immunizations are also given; however, there are charges for these injections. Please call Wick Primary Care at YSU for details.

Where is Wick Primary Care at YSU located?

Wick Primary Care at YSU is located on the corner of Lincoln and Wick Avenues.

Is there a doctor on campus?

Licensed physicians staff the Health Center twelve (12) hours per week during the semester. Appointments are required. Students must call 330-747-4660 to schedule an appointment. During break weeks and summer term, physicians have limited hours; however, nurses are available Monday-Friday, year round. 

Who can use Wick Primary Care at YSU?

Wick Primary Care at YSU provides health care to currently enrolled YSU students. Both students living on campus, as well as those commuting may visit the Health Center. 

What’s the office fee?

Office visits are free! Students do not need to have student health insurance to use Wick Primary Care at YSU.

Who gets to know?

Student records are kept strictly confidential. Information cannot be released to anyone, including parents, faculty, and YSU administration without the written consent of the student. Certain public health diseases, however, must be reported to the Department of Health as required by law.