Student Health Services
……high quality and convenient care
SHS Mission Statement
The FAMU Student Health Service (SHS) is dedicated to promoting optimal health care in our student population with an emphasis on disease prevention. We strive to provide exemplary, quality, cost-effective medical care in a nurturing environment. Through our clinical services, health education and outreach programs, we assist students to successfully pursue their academic goals.
Student Health Services provides outpatient primary care and health promotion services to students at FAMU. We are located on the first floor in the Foote-Hilyer Administration Center with an on-site pharmacy that provides easy access and discounted prices for prescription and over-the-counter medications. Clinic visits for immunizations, illness and injury are available on a walk-in basis. Appointments are required for other services.
FAMU Studnet Health Services is staffed by Florida licensed physicians, advanced nurse practitioners, LPNs, certified medical assistants, and support staff who provide high quality, convenient and affordable services.
Hours of Operation
Monday through Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Closed weekends and University holidays
After – Hours Care
For urgent medical problems students are encouraged to seek treatment at a community walk-in clinic or urgent care center.
If you are having a medical emergency dial 911 or go directly to the nearest hospital emergency room.
Tallahassee Memorial Hospital
- Emergency Room 1300 Miccosukee Road 850-431-4194
- Emergency Room 1260 Metropolitan Blvd. 850-422-5413
- Urgent Care 1541 Medical Drive 850-431-4194
Capital Regional Medical Center
- Emergency Room 2626 Capital Medical Center 850-325-5000
Phone: 850-599-3777 Immunizations: 850-599-3779
Fax: 850-412-5643 Immunization Fax: 850-599-3067