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Student Health Services

The physical and emotional wellbeing of all students is essential for academic success. Our professional staff is committed to offering students high-quality, confidential medical care.

We will coordinate ongoing care with your primary care provider if needed. We educate and encourage you to take an active role in making your own healthcare decisions.

  • Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5pm by appointment.  Walk-in hours with no student workers are Thursday and Friday from 1:00 to 4:00pm.
  • Location: Ground Level of Russell Towers (across from the entrance of Holmes Dining Hall)
  • Phone: (978) 665-3643/3894
  • Fax: (978) 665-3641
  • smelans6@fitchburgstate.edu

Students are frequently seen for:

  • Strep Throat
  • Colds
  • Asthma
  • Urinary tract infections (UTI)
  • Skin rashes
  • Sprains
  • First aid
  • Stitch removal
  • Sexual health concerns
  • ECP (Plan B)
  • Anxiety & Depression

    This is not a complete list of medical diagnosis that we treat. Please schedule an appointment if you have any medical concerns.

Campus Resources

  • Counseling Services
  • Room 317 - on the 3rd Floor of Hammond Hall
  • Phone 978-665-3152
  • Walk-ins welcome daily from 2-3pm

Off Campus Resources

  • Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts (617) 616-1649
  • Battered Women’s Resources Hotline (978) 537-8601
  • Pathways to Change/Rape Crisis Center of Central MA Hotline (800) 870-5905
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline (800) 799-7233
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (800) 273-8255

Urgent Care / Hospital:

HealthAlliance Hospital - Burbank Campus
Burbank Urgent Care - Walk-in Clinic

275 Nichols Rd.
Fitchburg, MA 01420
Hours: 9am-7pm
Phone: (978) 343-5000
TTY for the deaf (978) 343-5078

HealthAlliance Hospital - Leominster Campus
Emergency Care 24/7
60 Hospital Rd.
Leominster, MA. 01453
Hours: 24/7
Phone: (978) 466-2000
TTY for the deaf (978) 537-8797