Big Rapids, MI 49307
Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m
After Hours Care
For Emergencies, please call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.
For Non-emergent health issues, please contact your local health provider or hospital.
Registered students pay a refundable $53 fee with their tuition to keep convenient health services on campus.
There is sometimes confusion concerning the Health Fee at Ferris State University. Here are some explanatory notes which may assist you:
We appreciate the opportunity to provide medical care to students while they are here at Ferris State University.
As a professional courtesy, the Birkam Health Center bills your insurance for medical services rendered. Please have your insurance card at the time of service in order for the Health Center to bill the insurance directly. The student is still responsible for all co-pays and charges for services not covered by their insurance.
Please find out the following information about your health insurance before you arrive on campus (This is also a great method for students to learn more about your own insurance):
If you do not have insurance, there are several convenient payment options:
The University prohibits seeking compensation from the recipient of any medical procedure, treatment, or care provided by a medical professional who has been convicted of a felony arising out of the medical procedure, treatment or care.