Student Health Services has moved to a brand new location! Its new home is Commonwealth Hall, located at 715 South New Street. The entrance is separate from the residence hall and can be found on the side of the building facing Lawrence Dining Hall. In the same location you can now find the Department of Counseling and Psychological Services.
Hours and Appointments
Appointments for the Health Center may be scheduled in person or by phone at 610-436-2509.
Health Centers Hours:
• Monday-Friday: 8am-6pm
• Saturday: 10am-6pm (nursing care only)
Counseling Center Hours:
• Monday-Friday: 8am-4:30pm (ongoing clients)
• Monday-Friday: 1pm to 3pm (walk-in triage appointments)
During your appointment you will need to provide both your student ID and health insurance card, although services can be utilized without insurance. For full time students there is a $12 visit fee, and for part time or graduate students there is a $20 visit fee. Additional fees may be included for items such as crutches, vaccines, and lab tests.
Payment for the Health Center services are made at the Bursar’s Office. They accept cash, checks, and credit or debit cards.
The Counseling Center has no charge for counseling or triage assessments with a Psychologist.
Services and Staff
The Health Center is staffed by registered nurses, nurse practitioners, and physicians. The Health Center staff is equipped to handle almost any medical problem that could arise on a college campus. Services include immunizations, allergy shots, TB testing, STI testing, wellness education, and more.
The Counseling Center has psychologists and doctoral trainees on staff. They offer both individual and group counseling, and all services are confidential. Psychiatric services are also available.
Visit http://www.wcupa.edu/health for more information on Student Health Services,
and http://www.wcupa.edu/counselingcenter for more information on the Counseling Center.
Written by Dave Parsons, Peer Educator