Medical Services

Eligibility and Cost

Services of the medical providers are available to students and their spouses or domestic partners. Continuing, full-time students who have paid the student fee are eligible for routine office visits at no charge from the week of Boiler Gold Rush through graduation. All other eligible students and spouses or domestic partners are eligible to be seen, but will be charged for office visits. All other medical services do have charges associated with them. This includes, but is not limited to, services such as physical exams, office procedures, medication administration, laboratory tests, x-rays, and physical therapy. Please ask if you have questions about the cost of services.

Medical Services

Provides primary care for both acute and chronic medical conditions by appointment. Medical Clinic providers are both physicians and nurse practitioners and you are encouraged to see the same provider whenever you need care. Get to know our providers on our provider biography page.

Women’s Health

Provides a full range of gynecological related services including, but not limited to, confidential sexual assault care and/or forensic examinations, well-women exams, transgender care, and evaluation and treatment of sexually transmitted infections. Emergency Contraception is available when the Student Health Center is open, Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. In addition to examinations, Women's Health provides a number of procedures such as biopsies, cryotherapy, placement and removal of contraceptive devices. You can learn more about our Women's Health providers by clicking on our provider biography page.

Extended Care Services

Provide a higher level of resources for students who need them. This may be services such as respiratory treatments, intravenous infusions, dressing changes or suturing. Services are available during regular business hours Monday - Friday and Saturday (10 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.) during the academic terms. The higher level of resources typically includes charges for those services and materials for all students.

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy services are available to undergraduate and graduate students at the France A. Cordova Recreational Sports Center in the Wellness Suite, room 2238. PT is available with an appointment both by referral from a medical provider and, without a referral, via Direct Access. To schedule an appointment, call (765)494-1839, or stop by the Wellness Suite at the RSC. Hours of operation during the academic year are Monday - Thursday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM, and Friday from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. During the summer and over breaks, the hours are 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM.

Services offered include evaluation, therapeutic interventions, modalities, IASTM, orthotic prescription and casting, brace fitting and application, video movement analysis, and postural analysis and corrective techniques.

There are charges for all Physical Therapy services and supplies. Physical Therapy is in network for all Purdue Student and Graduate Student insurance plans. PUSH PT is also in network with Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield and United Health Care. Currently, PUSH PT is out of network for all other commercial insurers so our charges are kept low to be competitive with in-network costs. It is the patient's responsibility to verify their Physical Therapy or supply coverage prior to therapy.

The following services are available to the greater Purdue University Community
Please note that all of these services have charges associated with them and that PUSH is out-of-network for all insurance plans except for Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, United Healthcare and the AHP Anthem student insurance plan. PUSH will bill your insurance and you will be responsible for the portion the insurance company does not cover.

Allergy and Immunization Clinic

Provides allergy shots, immunizations, travel counseling, and vaccinations required for travel. These services are available to the greater Purdue community, including students, faculty, staff, spouses, and children (over age 16). These services are also available to faculty/staff and individuals (over the age of 17) traveling on university sponsored trips. For specific questions, please contact (765) 494-1818 during regular business hours. For Staff whose department is paying for these services, please download a Form 800.

Clinical Laboratory

The laboratory at PUSH performs testing on all students, faculty, and staff who have a written order from a physician. The laboratory services are provided by MidAmerica Clinical Laboratory (MACL) which is in-network with all major insurance plans. Patients or their insurance companies are billed for all services provided at the laboratory and if you have questions about billing or the costs or tests, please contact MACL at or 1-800-667-5185. Services are provided during regular business hours. Contact information: (765) 494-1596 or fax (765) 496-7429. Laboratory results are sent to the ordering physician and patients must contact their physician for test results.


Student Radiology Services

The Radiology Department performs general diagnostic x-rays on all eligible students who have a written order from a physician. There are charges for all radiology services, however payment is not required at the time of service. Check in for students is at the Welcome Desk located on the main floor of PUSH. There is no charge for copies of patient x-rays when needed. The images are copied to a CD with built-in software allowing for easy viewing by patients and medical providers. Patients or their insurance companies will be billed for radiology services (including the radiologist’s fee) after completion. Services are available from 30 minutes after PUSH opens to 30 minutes before PUSH closes. Contact information: (765) 494-1835.

Staff Radiology Services

The Radiology Department performs general diagnostic x-rays on all benefits eligible Purdue staff, their spouses, and dependents over the age of 8. There are charges for all radiology services. The employee portion of that charge is $25.00 per exam (body part), due at the time of service. The remaining balance will be billed to insurance. We are located at 601 Stadium Mall. Parking is available at the rear of our building off of University. Please enter the building through the Extended Care entrance (through the covered ramp). Check in is located in the Radiology Department on the ground floor of PUSH. Our hours are Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. We are also open on Saturday from 10:00 am - 5:30 pm during the academic year. Please remember to bring a written order, your insurance card, your photo ID, and a credit card, or HSA card with you to your visit.