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Office hours: Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
1 - 5 p.m. CST

Location: Atkins-Holman Student Commons

Phone number: (573) 875-7423

Fax number: (573) 876-4456

Student Health Services

Health information is always available at no charge to Columbia College students. Prescriptions can be written and referrals made when deemed necessary.

The following services are provided for students through the Columbia College Student Health Services office:

  • Physical exams
  • Urgent care visits for illness diagnosis or follow-up
  • Blood pressure checks
  • Rapid Strep A throat swabs
  • Blood glucose testing
  • Urine testing for diagnosis of bladder infections
  • Allergy injections
  • Flu shots

Required forms and immunization documents

All day students at the traditional campus are required to complete TB screening questionnaire and other online forms using the Student Health Portal on Cougartack. Students must submit proof of two vaccinations for measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) and one for Meningitis. You may also upload documentation of COVID-19 vaccinations. See student immunization policy. 
Failure to submit these documents to Health Services will prevent students from registering for subsequent semesters. For more information, contact Health Services at (573) 875-7423. 

Access Student Health Portal Login required. to complete all necessary steps.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) External link.
MedlinePlus - Health Information from the National Library of Medicine External link.

Columbia, MO medical care

Urgent Care clinics

NextCare Urgent Care

(formerly Providence Urgent Care)
Address: 202 East Nifong Boulevard
Phone: (573) 874-6824
Hours: [1] 9 a.m. to 8 a.m. daily

NextCare Urgent Care

(formerly Providence Urgent Care)
Address: #104, 403 N Stadium Blvd
Phone: (573) 818-6500
Hours: [1] 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mon-Sat, Sun -9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

University Physicians Urgent Care

Address: 3916 S. Providence Rd.
Phone: (573) 882-1662
Hours: [1] 8 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Mon-Sun.

Broadway Urgent Care

Address: 2003 West Broadway Suite 100
Phone: (573) 777-5880
Hours: [1] 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Mon. through Fri.,9 AM to 3PM Sat., Sun – closed

1 Times may be different or closed on holidays.

Hospitals & emergency centers

Boone Hospital Center Emergency

(for non-mental health related emergencies)
Address: 1600 E. Broadway
Phone: (573) 815-3501

University of Missouri Emergency Center

Address: 1 Hospital Drive
Phone: (573) 882-8091

Centerpointe Pointe Hospital

(for mental health related emergencies only)
Address: 1201 International Drive
Phone: (573) 615-2001

Community Health Clinics

Family Health Center, Compass Health Network

Address: 1001 W. Worley St.Columbia, MO 65203
Phone: (573) 214-2314 or Toll-free (877) 677-4342
Fax:(573) 814-2835
Hours: Mon. - Wed., Fri. 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Dr. Brian J Schultz: Collaborating Physician with Columbia College Student Health Services
Phone: (573) 886-6749
Services include: Behavioral Health, Primary Care, Pediatric, Family Medicine and Dental Care

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Community Health Clinics offering HIV, STD & STI Testing

Boone County Health Department
Address: 1005 W. Worley St.
Columbia, MO 65203
Phone: (573) 874-7249
Medical Records Confidential Fax: (573) 874-7758
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., closed on holidays
Services include: Women’s Health, HIV and STD Testing, Smoking Cessation, TB testing, Immunizations &Vaccinations, Immigration Services and more.

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Spectrum Health

Address: 1123 Wilkes Boulevard, Suite 100
Columbia, MO 65201
Phone: (573) 514-7312 or (800) 785-2437
Fax: (573) 514-7340
Phone: Monday – Thursday , 8 a.m. - noon and 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Services and programs include: Primary Health Care, HIV & STD/STI Testing, Prevention Education, Contraception Program, Housing Assistance, Community Health Workers

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