Updates For the Fall Semester

The Student Health Services Center is here for you!!! 

During the Fall Semester, Student Health Services is open Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. 

  • To schedule an appointment, please contact Student Health Services by phone at 610-436-2509
  • All services are available by appointment only.
  • Telehealth appointments are available.
  • A mask will be required to be worn before entering the health center and throughout the entire visit. 

Students who call with the following list of symptoms will be directed to speak with an available nurse/provider for additional screening and triage. The nurse/provider will discuss symptoms and provide guidance for medical care per current CDC recommendations.

  • Fever without suspected etiology
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Sore throat
  • Known exposure to someone with presumptive/confirmed COVID-19
  • Any GI symptoms
  • Loss of taste or smell 

If a student is symptomatic, the student will need to call Student Health Services for guidance and/or an appointment with a provider. If a student is symptomatic and is tested for COVID-19, the student should self-report by completing the designated University form. Chester County Health Department (CCHD) will be notified. The CCHD has been responsible for conducting contact tracing and notifying individuals who may have been exposed.

Click Here: COVID-19 Testing Locations and Information

Off-Campus Care Providers

  • Chester County Hospital
    701 E Marshall St, West Chester, PA 19380
    (610) 431-5000
    Emergency Room open 24 hours
  • AFC Urgent Care
    510 E. Gay St., West Chester, PA 19380
    484-200-8655
    Open Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 8 PM and Sat/Sun from 8 AM to 5 PM
    (performs physical exams and TB Skin Testing)
  • Tower Health Urgent Care
    278 Eagleview Blvd., Exton, PA 19340
    610-561-6320
    Open 365 days/year from 9 AM to 9 PM
    (performs physical exams and TB Skin Testing)

For more information, contact Student Health Services at healthctr@wcupa.edu or call 610-436-2509.

For West Chester University updates, including FAQs, visit: https://www.wcupa.edu/healthNotices/faqs.aspx

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