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Student Health Center

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A-State's Student Health Center (SHC) provides an array of medical services including treatment of minor illnesses and injuries, physical exams, immunizations, both female and male exams, PAP smears, STI testing, birth control, and other prescription medications. Students may be referred to other facilities for additional laboratory tests, x-rays, diagnostic imaging, counseling, or specialized services as deemed necessary by one of two board certified Advanced Practice Nurses (APN's).

The Student Health Center maintains strict HIPAA guidelines. All information obtained from students is confidential. Patient information will not be given to parents, teachers, etc. without prior consent and authorization from the student. For any questions or concerns, please contact the Student Health Center.

Eligibility and General Information

All currently registered students of Jonesboro and Paragould campuses are eligible to use our services.

In order to serve you better, we prefer you call us at (870) 972-2054 to make an appointment.

To be prepared for your visit to the Student Health Center you should:

  • Fill out our New Patient and Consent & Privacy Practices paperwork to bring to your appointment
  • Bring your Student ID & Health Insurance Card
  • Know all medications & doses you are currently taking
  • Know your medication allergies & sensitivities

Pregnancy Prevention and Birth Control

Arkansas State University supports the efforts of the State of Arkansas in addressing unplanned pregnancy prevention among college students. 

Services and Resources available at the Student Health Center:

  • Women's health exams
  • Birth Control
  • Pregnancy Tests
  • STI treatment, prevention, and education

The Arkansas Campaign to Prevent Unplanned Pregnancy presents the following video;

Preventing Unplanned Pregnancies

We recommend visiting American Sexual Health Association and Birth Control Methods for additional information to help you choose which option is best for you.


Clinic Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Contact US

Phone: 870-972-2054
Fax: 870-972-2131

Postal Address:
PO Box 1380
State University, AR  72467

Shipping Address:
333B Red Wolf Blvd
Jonesboro, AR  72401

Excuse Policy

Medical excuses are not provided to students except in special circumstances.

Students are expected to communicate with their instructors about reasons for missed classes.