Health & Medical Needs

Campus Health Center

The GVSU Campus Health Center is a full-service, on-campus health center focused on providing convenient and high-quality care for Grand Valley students and faculty. Our medical staff, including physicians and mid-level providers, offers a variety of health services, including treatment for injuries, infections and illness; women’s health; allergy shots; physicals and more. Scheduled appointments are preferred, but same-day appointments will be seen based on availability of providers. Our medical team is dedicated to the health and well-being of our patients and takes great pride in helping Grand Valley’s student and faculty population.

If you are uninsured, learn more about student health insurance and immunizations.

Medical Emergencies

1. Call the staff member on duty or the front desk to assess the situation. If it is appropriate, call 911, notify the dispatcher of your exact location, and follow instructions. 

2. Do not hang up before the dispatcher does. 

3. After the emergency unit has been dispatched, do not leave the injured person unattended. 

4. Calm the injured person. 


MedNow connects patients to a physician or advanced practice provider using technology to bridge the distance, providing medical care for conditions such as cold/flu, nausea/vomiting, pink eye and other non-life threatening conditions, in a way that is convenient for you. You can use MedNow from any mobile device or computer to have a conversation with a medical professional through a video visit or online message exchange.

MedNow is not for emergencies. To use MedNow, you must physically be in the state of Michigan. Learn more!