Welcome Spring 2014 Students!
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Additional Information

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Contact Information

Etter Health Center
Wellness Center, McLean Hall II, Ground Floor

Phone: 717-477-1458
Fax:  717-477-4042
Email:  shs@ship.edu **Administrative questions only.**  Do NOT send medical questions via email.  Please call to speak with a staff member.

For emergencies, dial:
(717) 477-1444

Campus Public Safety Information 

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Health Center Hours

Academic Year

    Open 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. while the University is in Session 

Summer Hours

    Open 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. while the University is in Session

Doctor's Hours

Academic Year 

     Monday - Friday : 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. 

          *Please note:  Student's must have an appointment.  Doctor's hours are subject to change.


     Monday - Friday:  Hours are subject to change, please call for an appointment 

Additional Information 

Appointments are available at the health center. Please contact us at (717) 477-1458 to make an appointment. Etter Health Center is closed 11:30 p.m. to 7:30 a.m. during the academic year. A nurse is available to see walk-in students for urgent or emergency cases, all other students are seen by appointment.

Nurse appointment
  • Faster service and less wait time
  • For the most efficient care, call ahead for injuries, illnesses, allergy injections, tests, etc.
  • Appointments times are available during the morning, afternoon and evening.
  • As a service to you, Etter Health Center offers over-the-counter cold medications. You can be in and out of the health center within a few minutes. Please refer to Self-Care Unit for a list of medications available. 

If you need to see a doctor, please try to arrive no later than 4:30 p.m. Mon-Thurs and 1:30 p.m. Friday.  If the doctor has ordered lab tests for you to have performed at Etter, please try to arrive at the health center for your test at the beginning of lab hours. If you arrive late, there may not be time to complete them and provide results to you that day.

Questions? Call Etter at (717) 477-1458