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Student Health Service

To Promote and Advance the Health and Wellbeing of our Students

STUDENT HEALTH is your Medical Home at Wake Forest University.  Our dedicated and experienced team is ready to serve all your primary care needs.

If you are having a medical emergency, please dial 911

Student Health is located on the first floor of Reynolds Gym.  All students are encouraged to make an appointment online or call (336) 758.5218.


The Student Health Service Pharmacy will be closed beginning Wednesday, October 14 at 5:00 pm and will reopen Monday, October 19 at 8:30 am. 

The Student Health Service Clinic will be CLOSED beginning Thursday, October 15 at 5:00 pm and reopen Monday, October 19 at 8:30 am.  Click here for a list of resources available off campus.

A nurse will be available for telephone consultation for urgent medical needs during Fall Break.  To speak with the nurse, please University Police Dispatch (336) 758-5591.  The dispatcher will obtain your contact information and the on-call nurse will contact you.  If you have an emergency, please call 911.  

If you need to see a healthcare provider during off clinic hours (evenings, nights and weekends) Click here for a list of resources available off campus.


 All students enrolled at Wake Forest University are eligible for service.  SHS does not participate with any insurance plans.  Your Student Health fee covers your routine office visit.  There may be fees associated with most tests, procedures, labs, prescriptions and some exams.  If you have any questions, please contact us at (336) 758-5218, option 0 or email us at


Want to save time?  Why not make your appointment on-line?


The portal provides a secure and easy gateway to:

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  1.Receive and respond to messages from Student Health
2. Save and Print your Immunization History (on record with SHS) – ALSO CHECK      YOUR IMMUNIZATION COMPLIANCE, AND SEE IF WHAT YOU ARE MISSING IF  NON-COMPLIANT.
3. View and print published labs
4. Make, View and Cancel appointments with Student Health
5.  Print or download Receipts/ Statements from your previous visits

  6.  Print and review Health Resources provided to you during your visit

For Instructions on how to Download or Print a Receipt from a Previous visit, click here.

If you can not find an appointment on line that meets your needs, please call our clinic at (336) 758-5218 and let us try to help you find a time that fits your schedule.  Please contact Darren Aaron, Associate Director, SHS – with questions, comments or suggestions

Student Health now uses secure messaging through the Student Health Portal.  If you receive an email from Student Health, please click on the link inside the message allowing you to log in with your WFU ID to read your secure message.

If you need to see a healthcare provider during off clinic hours (evenings, nights and non-clinical hours on weekends) Click here for a list of resources available off campus.


If you received a message from the Registrar’s office and need to check your immunization compliance Click Here. When your Health and Immunization forms are received, our clinical staff will check and verify your documentation. If there are any questions, we will contact you. You are encouraged to check your compliance status in the portal. Please go to our compliance check page for instructions how to access this.

ALL INCOMING STUDENTS MUST HAVE COMPLETE HEALTH INFORMATION AND IMMUNIZATION FORMS ON FILE OR RISK BEING BLOCKED FROM REGISTRATION AND REMOVED FROM CLASS.  ALL IMMUNIZATION FORMS ARE DUE IMMEDIATELY.  Please email your health history and immunization form to, or mail it to the address on the form.  Please select this link to obtain the Health Information and Immunization FormClick on this link for more information about the required immunizations.

FAQs about immunizations

Please see links to information sent to the campus community for more information about the flu, how to manage this illness, obtain meal passes and minimize your risk of exposure.  Please contact student health at if you have any questions.

Influenza (The Flu)

Influenza FAQs

Influenza email sent to campus community January 21, 2015

Ebola Information for WFU campus communityFAQ Page

Information for WFU Students currently studying abroad

 Ebola FAQ Page

The university now has a specific web-based resource to aid in our suicide prevention efforts.  Please visit to learn more about how to help, when to refer, and on and off-campus resources.

Top 10 Items Parents Need to Know about Wake Forest Student Health Service

Fall and Spring Clinic Hours of Operation:
Monday – Thursday 8:30 am – 5:pm. Friday 8:30 am -4:pm.
The clinic is closed from 8:30 – 9:30 every Tuesday morning for a staff meeting

The Pharmacy will be closed from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Monday – Friday
Call  336.758.5218, option O for an  appointment or you can make an appointment on line through the Student Health Portal.

Tetanus-diphtheria-pertussis immunization requirements (Tdap vaccine): All incoming students must document a dose of Tdap vaccine.  Please refer to the Required Immunization Page for more details and additional immunization requirements.

Download the Student Health Services brochure

Hours of Operations and Off Campus Resources

WFU Student Health Service Mission


Wake Forest Emergency Medical Services (Wake EMS) is a volunteer, student-run EMS organization that serves Wake Forest University. Wake EMS responds to emergency calls on campus and provides basic life support.  If you are an EMT on campus or just interested in learning more about them, please contact them to learn how to you can help. 


If you have any questions, comments, compliments or concerns please share them with us by emailing Darren Aaron, Associate Director, or by calling (336) 758-4381.


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