Health Services

Campus Health Service (344-7511)

There is a Student Health Service located in Luther Hall 111 that is staffed by a licensed registered nurse and is open on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays during the times designated near the office door.

The campus nurse will provide free-of-charge general health care to students, perform assessments, and make referrals as needed. Contact extension 511 or 837 for more information.

The Student Health Service has a board-certified physician at the Mankato Clinic who serves as its consultant. The physician and his staff are available to assist with students' needs as deemed necessary by the campus nurse.

Recommended Health Care Facilities

Mankato Clinic Express (507-389-8536)
This clinic is located in the River Hills Mall's Target wing and exists to perform lab work, prescribe medication, and diagnose minor illnesses. The campus nurse can also refer you if needed. Insurance is accepted and office visits as well as lab work are discounted. It is open Monday–Saturday 10 a.m.–9 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m.–6 p.m.

  • Mankato Clinic Urgent Care (389-8680) adjoining Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato.
  • NOW Care Medical Center (625-7684) located at 1809 Adams Street near the River Hills Mall.
  • Open Door Health Center (388-2120) located at 309 Holly Lane, behind Belle Mar Mall.

Call 9-911. The Emergency Department at Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato is located a few blocks east of the college on Marsh Street.

Pregnancy Counseling (387-7818)
Birthright offers confidential and free service, including pregnancy testing, counseling, and referrals. It is located at 105 North 5th Street.

Vaccination Information

The State of Minnesota does not require you to be vaccinated against Hepatitis A, B, C, or Meningitis, but does require colleges to provide information about these diseases and their vaccinations. Students are encouraged to visit with their personal doctor or health care professional.

Medical and Dental Insurance and Bills

The college carries no medical or dental insurance for its students and is not liable for medical or dental bills. The college does not endorse any particular insurance provider, but brochures for third-party insurance plans are available from the business office for students who may not currently have health insurance coverage.