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Health Center

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) in the Student Affairs Suite at 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 and referrals to specialists 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
  • Over-the-counter medicine/samples
  • Pregnancy tests
  • Strep test
  • Referral to specialists in area
  • Earwax removal
  • Urine checks
  • Blood sugars
  • Minor laceration repair
  • Rapid mono test
  • Blood pressure checks
  • STI screening

Women's Services

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

We also offer:

Medical EquipmentAllergy injections: The Student Health Center gives allergy injections to students as directed by their personal 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.

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
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.