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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
Email: 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

Dean of Student and Academic Life

  • Sanders Building
  • Phone: (978) 665-3130

Counseling Services

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

Disability Services

  • Room 303- on the Third Floor of Hammond Hall 
  • Phone: (978) 665-4020

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:

Carewell Urgent Care
380 John Fitch Highway
Fitchburg, MA
(978) 696-3547
Open daily 8am-8pm

MedExpress Urgent Care
241 N. Main St.
Leominster, MA 01453
(978) 840-5850
Open daily 8am-8pm

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