Student Health Services
R.N. Ellington Center for Health & Wellness
301 South O'Kelly
Mail: Campus Box 2040, Elon, NC 27244
Student Health Services:
The mission of Elon University Health Services to provide quality evaluation and treatment of acute illness and injury to Elon University students; to promote, support and integrate individual healthcare according to the learning and development needs of students; and to meet public health responsibilities to the Elon University community. This mission is achieved in accordance with the mission of the University, state and national regulations and professional standards.
Elon University Student Health Services, provided in partnership with Cone Health-Alamance Regional, is your medical home at Elon University. All currently enrolled students at Elon University are eligible for services.
Student Health Services hours of operation:
Operational hours while classes are in session:
Monday-Thursday - 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Friday - 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday - 11:00 am - 3:00 pm We offer prescheduled appointments only.
Please see enet and our Announcements page for operational hours when classes are not in session.
Note: Parking is available in the south campus lot next to the R.N. Ellington Center. Students can arrange for shuttle transportation from anywhere on campus by calling (336-) 278-7200, 8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. (transportation my not be available at all times), Monday through Friday. Please schedule your appointment with Health Services before calling for transportation.
Evaluation and treatment of acute illness, injury, and infection (including STIs and gyn issues)
Co-management of chronic illness when medically appropriate
Referrals to specialists as needed
Physicals for travel, work, and general health
Specimen collection for LabCorp testing
Point of care labs – rapid strep and flu tests, glucose finger sticks, urinalysis, urine pregnancy tests
Gynecologic services – pap smears, contraception, counseling
Allergy immunotherapy and other injection service
Stock and administration of vaccines – Tdap, Hepatitis B, MMR, Td
Prescription delivery service (to Health Services) from local pharmacies
Services not provided:
File claims with any insurance companies
Have overnight or off-site care available
Fill prescriptions from outside providers
Provide on-site radiology or imaging
Offer physical therapy
Administer flu vaccines
Manage psychiatric conditions or prescribe psychiatric medications including those for ADD/ADHD
Other important information
Student office visits are free of charge except physicals, well-woman exams, and allergy shots.
There are charges for medications, supplies, lab tests, injections, and procedures, due at time of visit. All payments are out-of-pocket.
Student Health Services does not file incurred charges with health insurance companies. A receipt is available at time of payment for submission to your insurance provider for reimbursement (if applicable).
Fees may be paid by cash, check, credit card, Phoenix cash, or conveniently billed to your student account.
Any charges incurred from referrals to an outside provider are the responsibility of the student. Most outside practices require students to provide verification of insurance prior to scheduling an appointment.
Missed appointments (including allergy shot appointments) without prior cancellation will result in a $35.00 fee posted to the student account.