Available for all Nazareth students:

  • Primary Care Health including PPD clinics, flu vaccine, illnesses, prescriptions, and more
  • Counseling Services including individual and group counseling, crisis prevention, psychiatric services, consultations, referrals, and more


Fall and Spring Semesters:

  • Medical: You can schedule most medical appointments, request lab results, or ask questions online: Naz Student Health Portal. Some medical appointments cannot be made on portal, like PPD (TB tests).  If you can't find an appointment, call us 585-389-2500.
  • Counseling: For counseling appointments and questions, call our office, 585-389-2500.  

    If you are interested in a first-time counseling services appointment, please fill out this form.

Student Health Portal

ALL NEW STUDENTS: 48 hours after your deposit has been paid, go online to Nazareth's Student Health Portal to input your required health history, immunization dates, proof of receiving the meningitis vaccine or signed waiver, and health insurance information. If your health information is not entered, you will be unable to start classes.

If you have trouble, or have entered your information and received a notice that your documents are incomplete, please contact our office.

Health Insurance

Nazareth College does not offer a college health insurance plan.  We encourage students with insurance that is out of the region to talk with their insurance provider regarding coverage.

Please feel free to cal us if you have any questions or concerns.

Find dates and details about enrolling in a state ACA health insurance plan.

Special Housing Requests

If you have a special housing request based on a chronic health condition, please contact Student Accessibility Services to obtain information and required forms.

Food Allergy/Special Nutrition Requests

For additional information on meal plans and accommodations for special dietary needs please view Dining Services.View our Food Allergy & Special Nutrition Form.

Medical Excuse Letters

Nazareth's Health and Counseling Services will not issue notes, medical excuses, or visit verification unless an illness/condition is expected to last longer than 3 days.

Responsibility for class attendance and completion of assignments rests primarily with students, who assume responsibility by communicating directly with faculty via email or phone.

Chosen Name and/or Gender Identity Change

To submit a secure electronic request for a "chosen first name" that will show on class rosters, Moodle, ID card, and more, see "Chosen Name and/or Gender Identity Change" on the Registrar's Forms and Petitions webpage. After you submit the form, Health and Counseling will be notified of the name change. (Your legal name will be displayed on your electronic health record, but your chosen name will also become part of your record and used by our staff.)

After Hours Care

Where to get help when our office is closed.

  • Phone: 585-389-2500
  • Fax: 585-389-2503
  • Location: Between Peckham Hall and the York Wellness & Rehabilitation Institute. (See campus map and parking info.)
  • Fall/Spring Hours: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Mon-Fri during the academic year.
  • Walk-in hours for Counseling: Mondays 9-10:30am, Tuesdays 11:30-1pm, and Wednesday 4-5:30pm during the Fall and Spring Semesters only.
  • After Hours care options

Wellness Events

Oct 17
Women's Empowerment Group 5 – 6:30 p.m.
October 17 – December 12
Oct 17
Night Light Yoga 7:30 – 8:30 p.m.
September 5 – December 5
Oct 18
Meditation Session with Dr. Habito 12:10 – 1:30 p.m.
submit an event

Need your immunization record?

Print a copy of your immunization record to have it handy for work or graduate school.