The university remains open, with emergency management protocols activated and operational modifications and precautions in place. Instruction has transitioned online for summer sessions. Read the latest update posted 5/29/2020 at 7:50 p.m.
Read the Student Affairs Covid-19 Response. Updated March 31, 2020 at 9:20 a.m.
Student Health Service will be open as scheduled Monday, March 16th.
If you need to cancel or reschedule your appointment, please contact us at (828) 262-6577. Also, you may cancel your appointments online by using Medportal at http://medportal.appstate.edu.
If it would be more convenient for you to transfer your prescription to your local pharmacy, please have your local pharmacy call our pharmacy at (828) 262-3101 or have them fax the request to (828) 262-7592.
Important information about mumps cases off-campus
AppHealthCare (Appalachian District Health Department) and Appalachian State University have confirmed three cases of mumps in Appalachian State University students who live off campus in Watauga County. Appalachian State University, AppHealthCare and the North Carolina Division of Public Health are working together to investigate these cases and prevent the spread of mumps. To reduce the spread of the virus, it is important you are aware of information regarding mumps exposure and symptoms promptly report suspected mumps cases.
Student Health Service Spring Break Schedule
Mar. 6th - Health Service will close at 4:00 PM for Spring Break.
Mar. 7th, 8th - Health Service will be closed. No Weekend Services.
Mar. 9th - 13th - Health Service will be open 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM with limited services available (No Pharmacy or Xray)
Mar. 14th, 15th - Health Service will be closed. No Weekend Services.
Mar. 16th - Health Service resumes regular schedule with all services available.
Student Health Service Closure: January 20th, 2020
Health Service will be closed January 20th for the celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday.
Student Health Service will be open Saturday, January 18th and Sunday, January 19th from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM.
Before attending classes, all Appalachian State University students must submit an "Immunization Record" as required by University Policy and North Carolina law.
Prior to being seen in the Student Health Clinic a Medportal Health History form MUST be completed.
The deadline for incoming students to complete these requirements is Jan 1 for spring semester and July 1 for fall semester.