Frequently Asked Questions
With the summer months comes a decrease in students on campus. We found the need for health services decreases during the summer as well.
May 31, 2019 is the last day patients will be seen.
August 5, 2019 is the first day patients will be seen.
- Emergency: proceed to the nearest emergency department or call 911
- Urgent: Spectrum Health Urgent Care on Linden St
- Routine/non-emergency: contact your primary care provider back home or begin care with a local health care provider
- Allergy Shots: your allergist's office will be able to instruct you on the best options during the closure
- Injury at work: depending on the time of day, your supervisor will instruct you to either go to Spectrum Health Occupational Health office or Emergency Department.
- Allergy Shots: your allergist's office will be able to instruct you on the best options during the closure.
Please contact Lindsay Barber, Director of Health Services at:
- [email protected]
- (231) 591-2697
- There will NOT be an AUTOMATIC summer health fee assessed.
- A one-time fee of $15 will be assessed, if a student utilizes the Birkam Health Center during the summer session when the clinic is open.
Yes, the Birkam Health Center will see patients the following dates during the summer:
- May 13 - May 31, 2019
- August 5 - August 23, 2019
Yes, the Personal Counseling Center will be open Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. all summer long (closed from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. for lunch).
If you have any further questions, please email Lindsay Barber or call (231) 591-2697.