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Health Center

Health Center Hours

Sunday 3-9 p.m.
Monday-Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Closed on Saturday

(419) 772-2086

ONU Health Center 

525 S. Main Street

Ada, Ohio 45810

LOCATION: We are located in the Lakeview Apartments complex, behind the Freed Center for the Performing Arts. Parking is available behind Lakeview Apartments or in the parking lot to the left of the Freed Center. Please note that parking in the Freed Center lot will require crossing the bridge over the pond.

If there is an imminent threat to anyone's personal safety or if there is an emergency in progress, please call 9-1-1, Campus Security at x2222 (on-campus phone) or 419-772-2222 (non-campus phone).

When making a referral, please provide a detailed description of the incident or behavior that is causing you to be concerned, using language that is as specific, concise, and objective as possible. Please forward additional documentation to the Student Affairs Response Team (SART), Student Affairs Suite, McIntosh Center, and/or any electronic/supporting documentation to

Information provided will be used to follow-up with the students regarding said issue.


Providing Students with Quality Health Care

The ONU Health Center is a FREE, walk in clinic for ONU students. Any ONU student, regardless of insurance may utilize our services. The Health Center provides general health assessments, treatment, as well as referrals to specialist in the area.

Students who are ill and miss classes are responsible for notifying their professors concerning missed classes/assignments. Written excuses are not issued.

Confidentiality: All medical records are strictly confidential and no information is released without authorization from the student in accordance with the laws of the State of Ohio. Medical records are kept for four years after a student leaves ONU, and then the records are destroyed.

Available Services

  • Physical examinations
  • Allergy Injections
  • Acute illness and injury assessment and treatment
  • Lab draws
  • Wound care and suture removal
  • Female annual exams
  • Health prevention/promotion education
  • General health assessment
  • First aid
  • OTC (Over the Counter) medicines
  • Pregnancy tests
  • Strep test
  • Referral to specialists in area
  • Earwax removal
  • Urine checks
  • Blood sugars
  • Minor laceration repair
  • Rapid mono test
  • Blood pressure checks

Women's Services

  • Birth control
  • STI screening
  • Pap smears
  • Breast exams
  • Health information for women


For each student to sustain optimal physical and emotional health for a successful college career.


To assist students in enhancing their physical, mental and emotional capabilities. The Health Center staff educates and encourages students to make informed decisions about health-care concerns and empowers students to be self-directed and well-informed citizens on personal health care. Emphasis is placed on prevention, promotion, and maintenance of good health.

We also offer:

Allergy injections: The Student Health Center gives allergy injections to students as directed by their personnel allergist. The student must provide the serum and orders.

Travel health: Are you traveling overseas? Immunizations and individual counseling are available for those students traveling abroad.

Flu shots: Faculty, staff and students can receive their influenza vaccination (flu shot) at the Student Health Center. Dates and times are posted during the flu shot campaign.

Laboratory: Have your blood tests drawn at the Health Center. Walk-ins are welcome. Bring an order from your health-care provider and tests are billed to your insurance company.

Blood pressure readings: Receive free blood pressure readings on a walk-in basis.

Wheelchair and crutch loans: You can sign out to borrow crutches and/or a wheelchair for medical transportation. You are responsible to return them in a timely manner. If you do not return them, you will be billed the cost of the replacement.

It is recommended to call in advance for an appointment at 419-772-2086 to see the physician. There is no charge to see the physician, certified nurse practitioner (CNP) or nurses for injuries or illnesses. Some over the counter, minor injury supplies and other services are provided at no cost.Most laboratory tests such as throat cultures, urine cultures, complete blood counts, and lab mononucleosis screenings are sent to a reference laboratory and a fee is charged by that laboratory (Pathology Laboratories). Prescriptions are filled by a local pharmacy and billed to student insurance. Referrals are made as needed at students cost. ALL FEES are the responsibility of the patient.

Student Health Center

Karen Schroeder

Lakeview Apartments Complex
525 South Main Street
Ada, Ohio 45810
Monday: 7:30 a.m.-9 p.m.
Tuesday: 7:30 a.m.-9 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:30 a.m.-9 p.m.
Thursday: 7:30 a.m.-9 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: 3 p.m.-9 p.m.