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Health Services

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Clarkson University has a partnership with Canton-Potsdam Hospital (CPH) in which CPH provides professional staffing and services at the Student Health and Counseling Center (SHAC).

Available Services include:nurse

  • Campus clinic for illness and injury
  • Women's Health including gynecological care, birth control, emergency contraception.*
  • STD and HIV Testing and treatment*
  • Immunizations* (MMR, Tdap, PPD)
  • Flu vaccination*
  • Allergy Injections*
  • Physicals*
  • Travel Consults
  • Referrals
  • Health Education and Counseling
    (*) indicates fee for service, please call 315.268.6633 for additional information

Lab and x-ray orders can be obtained at SHAC and students are referred to Canton Potsdam Hospital.

The SHAC center has a very limited pharmacy and does not fill prescriptions. Prescription medication scripts can be filled at local pharmacies. If you have a routine medication and are interested in receiving refills at the health center during the academic year, please call 315.268.6633 for more information.

All students are required to have health insurance.