Mask Requirement Update
Masks not required for health center, but please do ask for one if you are having upper respiratory (Flu, COVID, RSV type symptoms, even if you are COVID negative), if you have had close contact with someone with Flu, COVID or RSV. Please note that our clinical staff will still wear masks when in direct contact with patients.
Thank you for your cooperation.
For up-to-date information on Northern Michigan University's procedures and protocols surrounding COVID-19, visit the Safe on Campus website. Please note, the NMU Health Center Pharmacy does have Covid vaccine, please call 906-227-1605 if you want to schedule a Covid vaccine.
Refer to the list below for frequently accessed resources related to COVID-19:
- Marquette County Covid-19 Testing Sites (working on updated list- 8-31) MCHD: 906-475-9977
- Go to https://www.vaccines.gov you can choose Pfizer, Moderna, J&J and put in mile radius to find available options in whatever zip code
The Flu shots will be available at the beginning of September, 2023. We will send out emails on Campus Flu Clinics and when it is available. The best time to get your Flu shot is between October and March.
Common symptoms of seasonal influenza are high fever, chills, cough, sore throat, headache, body ache, fatigue, runny nose, and occasional intestinal complaints. People who become ill will suffer mild to moderate symptoms for several days and recover fully in about a week. Most of those that become ill will not need to see a physician. However, if necessary, contact the Health Center at 906-227-2355, to make an appointment.
Pharmacy: Call 906-227-1165 or 906-227-1167 with medication refill requests.
Lab Services: Call 906-227-2355 to schedule an appointment. *Phones not answered from 11:30a-1p for lunch
Allergy shots, immunizations, and other nursing services: Call 906-227-2355 to schedule an appointment.
Physician/Provider Visits: Call 906-227-2355 for appointment information and guidance. *Phones not answered from 11:30a-1p for lunch
The NMU Health Center will not provide students with medical excuses for absences from class or missed deadlines due to short term illness or injury. For more information, read our entire policy here. Communication with your instructors/work is key.
Patient Satisfaction Survey
We value you as a patient and will be sending out satisfaction surveys via email, if you would kindly complete when you receive.