Student Health Center

About Health Services

The Student Health Center (SHC) is an on-campus health facility in the Cornerstone House located on 8th Avenue behind Fritz-Conrad and beside the sorority houses (#27 on the Campus Map).  The Health Center helps to meet the students' optimum wellness through wellness promotion, illness and injury management, and healthy lifestyle choices. All students are eligible to use the SHC with no fees or costs. (All included as part of your tuition). Resident students must have the completed health record on file to be treated in the Health Center. The SHC does not currently offer immunizations to students. Laboratory testing at the SHC is limited on a per year basis. SHC is staffed by a registered nurse practitioner that can see students during the school week during office hours. If needed, referrals to outside local health care providers will be given.

Student Health Center Hours:

  • Monday:  9 am to 4 pm
  • Tuesday: 9 am to 4 pm
  • Wednesday: 9 am to 4 pm
  • Thursday: 9 am to 4pm
  • Friday: 9 am to 12 pm

Note: The SHC will be closed on during the following breaks-- Fall Break, Thanksgiving, Christmas, MLK Day, SOURCE Day, Spring Break, and Easter Break.


After hours care is provided by the following:

Hart Family Practice

221 13th Avenue Place NW, Suite 101, Hickory NC 28601

(828) 322-8484 

Open: Monday - Friday; 8 am - 5 pm

Piedmont Urgent Care

2972 N Center St, Hickory NC 28601

(828) 431-4955

Open 7 Days a Week: 10 am - 8:30 pm

FryeCare Urgent Care

1105 Fairgrove Church Rd NE, Conover NC 28613

(828) 267-0551

Open 7 Days a Week: 8 am - 8 pm; Sundays 10 am - 5 pm

Bowen Primary & Urgent Care

2365 Springs Rd NC, Hickory NC 28601

(828) 325-0950

Open Monday - Friday; 8 am - 7 pm, Saturday; 9 am - 7 pm, Sunday; 9 am - 5 pm

CVS Minute Clinic

1504 2nd St NE, Hickory NC 28601

(828) 322-3037

Open Monday - Friday; 8:30 am - 7:30 pm, Saturday; 9 am - 5:30 pm, Sunday; 10 am - 5:30 pm



Immunization Forms:

  • Student Health Packet / Immunization Record

    • This packet is for all Traditional Undergraduate Students, RIBN Students, as well as the following Graduate Programs:  Athletic Training,  Dietetic Internship, Occupational Therapy, & Physician Assistant.

  • Student Health Packet / Immunization Record

    • This packet is for Non-Traditional Part-Time Undergraduate Students, Continuing Education Students, as well as all other Graduate Programs not mentioned above; including students enrolled at the Asheville and LTSS/Columbia campuses.

  • High School Program Immunization Forms

    • This packet is for the High School Enrichment Program, High School Scholars Academy, and University Christian High School students.


Health Insurance Information:


**PLEASE NOTE:   Please contact Ann Marie Blackmon at 828-328-7018 or for further information.**




Student Life


LRU Student Health Center 
(Located within the Cornerstone House) 
Box 7399 
Hickory, NC 28603 
Office #: 828-328-7959 
Fax #: 828-328-7348


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