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.
College life results in exposure to many communicable diseases, and immunizations are available for a number of these diseases. Birkam Health Center offers influenza, Hepatitis B, Tdap (tetanus, diptheria and pertussis), and COVID-19.
Prior to coming to Ferris State University, students should check with their physician or local health department as to current recommendations regarding their own immunization status. Most immunizations are available at private physician offices and health departments, as well as at the Health Center.
For further information about immunizations or how to schedule appointments for them, you may call (231) 591-2614 and ask to speak to a nurse.
The following is some additional information about vaccines.