Rapid testing with same-day results is available during business hours. Please call 814-949-5540 to schedule an appointment.
Medical and Telehealth Services
Penn State Altoona’s Health and Wellness Center is open for scheduled medical appointments only on the following days and times:
- Monday from 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
- Tuesday from 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
- Wednesday from 8:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
- Thursday from 8:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
- Friday from 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Appointments can be scheduled online by calling the Center at 814-949-5540.
Telehealth services, including medication renewals, are available Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Appointments can be scheduled by calling the Center at 814-949-5540.
Crisis/emergency and after-hours mental health concerns are advised to call the Penn State Crisis Line at 877-229-6400.
Emergencies and After Hours Care
Health Services has a responsibility to assure that quality health and medical services are available at the Center during hours of operation and adequate services are accessible to students 24 hours a day through community resources.
In case of an emergency call campus police at 814-949-5222 or 911. The Penn State Altoona campus police officers are trained first responders on campus and will assist with crisis or medical emergency needs.
UHS Nurse Advice Line
University Health Services (UHS) provide a 24/7 Nurse Advice Line, available by calling 814-863-4463.
If the Health and Wellness Center is closed and you need immediate medical attention, you can visit any of the following care centers:
Altoona Regional Health System
- UPMC Altoona
650 Howard Avenue
Altoona, PA 16601
8:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m., 7 days a week
300 E Plank Road
Altoona, PA 16602