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Health Services will be performing COVID 19 testing.

Importance Notice about our services at this time:

ABSOLUTELY NO WALK IN PATIENTS-please call 218-726-8155, before entering building

Face coverings are required, per UMD, Duluth and State of MN ordinances

Two entrances to the clinic building: front door for Covid-19 symptoms/testing and side entrance for non Covid-19 concerns.

Hours of operation:

M, T, W, F: phones answered 8am-4pm, doors unlocked 9am-4pm.
Thursdays: phones answered 9am-4pm, doors unlocked 9am-4pm.
COVID related phone calls are answered M-F, until 7pm.


Important Notice for Medical Appointments

In line with steps the University has taken to reduce the transmission of COVID - 19, the full spectrum of services UMD Health Services usually delivers will look different at this time.

Please call our office at 218-726-8155 to discuss services currently offered and before entering our building.  We are not seeing any walk-in patients. In many cases, appointments can be addressed over the phone with a Health Services provider. More information on telehealth visits in the near future

COVID-19 Screening Questions:

If you are experiencing cough, fever, shortness of breath, chills, muscle pain/body aches, headache, new loss of taste or smell, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, have traveled internationally or domestically, or have been exposed to someone with known or suspected COVID 19, it is important that you call Health Services at 218-726-8155 prior to arriving at the clinic.

Health Services will be performing COVID 19 testing.  

For after hour medical care

For mental health emergencies, please call Birch Tree Center at 218-623-1800.

Quality Primary Health Care At Your Doorstep

The professional medical staff at UMD Health Services provides quality, primary health care that is aimed toward young adults and to the unique needs of college students. Physicians, nurse practitioners, and registered nurses are available by appointment. Most health needs can be met directly within the Health Services facility. Call to make an appointment: 218-726-8155.

Frequently Provided Services

Medical services we frequently provide include, but are not limited to:

Additional Services Provided 

Not sure if you need to be seen?  Call our Nurse Care Office

Students with medical questions may call our Nurse Care Office Line at (218) 726-7870. Phone calls will be answered/returned during regular office hours. (Line available September through May only.).  The Nurse Care Office can handle a limited number of daily consultations. Visits handled through the Nurse Care Office include, but are not limited to:

  • Colds
  • Sore throats
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Emergency contraception
  • Questions pertaining to medical issues, medical records, immunizations, etc.


Students who pay the student services fee do not pay a fee for an appointment with our medical providers. Fees will be charged for services beyond the provider exam and consultation to include Billable Services indicated below. Co-pays and deductibles may apply as determined by the insurance company and are the responsibility of the student.

Non-UMD Students (college students from the College of St. Scholastica, University of Wisconsin – Superior, Duluth Business University, Lake Superior College, the University of Minnesota, etc.) are eligible to use Health Services, however, charges apply for services rendered by any provider. Chargeable services include office visits, x-rays, lab tests, minor surgery, some special procedures, and medications. Non-UMD students can have their charges billed to insurance.

Billable Services

  • Immunizations (Tetanus, Gardasil, MMR, Meningitis, Varivax, Hep A & B, ect)
  • Injections (Allergy shots, Rocephin, Depo Provera, Benedryl, Diazepam, ect)
  • Lab tests (Blood draws, strep tests, STI testing, HIV testing, Urinalysis, Lipid Panels, ect)
  • Procedures (Wart treatments, sutures, laceration repairs, skin tag removals, ear irrigations, ect)
  • X-rays
  • Durable Medical Equipment (splints, immobilizers, ace bandages)

On-site access to some medications

Health Services has an on-site dispensary which stocks contraceptives and medications for acute illnesses.