The North Carolina Health Department advises that everyone practice the three W’s:
Wear – a face covering when you go out or are around others and social distancing is not possible
Wait – at least six-feet apart when standing in line
Wash – your hands frequently, and for at least 20 seconds with soap and water
Students are encouraged to practice preventive measures as described in the University’s FAQ: https://www.elon.edu/u/coronavirus/
Students who are not ill and who wish to purchase masks should consult their local pharmacy or on-line resources. You should expect some delays in purchasing and receiving these products.
Covid-19 Summer Clinical Resources:
*STUDENTS WHO ARE NOT IN THE ELON OR BURLINGTON AREA, PLEASE CONTACT YOUR PRIMARY CARE PROVIDER AT HOME*
Students who are in the Elon area and maybe experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 should first consult the Cone Health COVID-19 Information Page. This page offers a self-assessment tool and accessing information about a virtual visit if you have symptoms (to authorize COVID-19 testing).
Students who are feeling ill may also call one of the local facilities below for assessment, guidance, and testing. You should call FIRST. Please provide your local address to these facilities and advise them that you are an Elon University student.
Instacare (Burlington) 336-890-4160
3866 Rural Retreat Road Suite 104, Burlington, NC 27215
Instacare (Greensboro) 336-365-7435
2800 Lawndale Drive Suite 109, Greensboro, NC 27408
Nextcare Urgent Care – 336-222-8888
1713 South Church Street, Burlington, NC 27215
Kernodle Clinic – 336-538-1234
1234 Huffman Mill Rd, Burlington, NC 27215
Alamance County Health Department – 336-570-6459
319 N. Graham-Hopedale Rd. Burlington, NC 27217
If you are ill and are advised to isolate or are referred for testing, please notify us immediately so that we can support you and help you access available resources. You can call the Student Care and Outreach Staff in The Office of the Dean of Students at (336) 278-7200 during business hours (Monday-Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm) or the Student Life Emergency Response Staff via Campus Safety and Police at (336) 278-5555 after business hours and on weekends.
Student Health Services offers administrative staff in the summer and will re-open to see patients on August 14. If you have administrative questions about COVID-19, you may also call Student Health Services Monday-Friday, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm and someone will direct you to appropriate medical and University resources. Students may also contact the Student Care and Outreach staff in the Office of the Dean of Students at (336) 278-7200 during business hours and they can direct you to area COVID-19 resources.
Additional COVID-19 related questions and concerns may be directed to the NC Health Department Covid-19 patient number – 866-462-3821
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. See our Services & Fees page for a detailed list of services offered.
Hours of Operation
Operational hours while classes are in session:
Monday-Thursday8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday (starting 1/27/18)9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. *new hours
We offer pre-scheduled appointments only.
Please see E-Net or the announcements section on this 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 may not be available at all times), Monday through Friday. Please schedule your appointment (336-278-7230) with Health Services before calling for transportation.