Thiel College is committed to the physical, mental and emotional wellbeing of its students and provides medical and counseling services to help maintain their overall health.
The Student Health Center provides treatment of minor illnesses and injuries, basic first aid supplies, blood pressure screenings, non-prescription cold, sinus and flu medications, and referral to local health care providers and health agencies. During the regular academic year, the office is staffed by a registered nurse. Public Safety is available to provide emergency care and transportation to an emergency room when the office is closed. Payment for physical examinations, immunizations and outside treatment is the responsibility of the parent/guardian and/or the student. Specific insurance questions can be directed to Pam Despo.
Note for Incoming Students
Incoming students should provide the following to the Student Health Center:
Note for Returning Students
Returning students need to update insurance information each year, but do not require another physical exam if one is on file with the Student Health Center.
Note for Student-Athletes
Thiel student-athletes must have a yearly pre-athletic history and physical completed prior to all collegiate sports participation, which will be scheduled by the athletic trainer. Specific questions about varsity athletics can be directed to the athletic training office at 724-589-2143. Learn more on the Thiel Athletics site.