The following health professional services are covered by your comprehensive fee, paid when you pay tuition and fees. There is no charge for most office visits, and charges for lab testing, procedures, medical supplies or prescription medication are kept as low as possible. The student is responsible for payment of these charges at the time of service. In order to keep our costs low, the Health Center does not bill medical insurance. We accept cash, check (made payable to JMU), FLEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa, American Express, JCB, UnionPay, Diners Club International (if the credit card is in the student's name), Health or Flexible Spending Account Cards, Apple Pay, Samsung Pay and G Pay. The UHC Pharmacy does not accept cash but accepts these other forms of payment.

 Office Visits

No charge except:
Physical Exams  $25
Peace Corps Physical  $75
International Travel Consultation  $20
Late, No-show or less than one hour cancellation notice  $25
May/Summer  $25 if eligible (no charge if taking classes during that term)

 In-House Laboratory Tests

Rapid COVID-19 (Antigen)  $0 (Rapid Antigen test for travel or other personal needs are $10)
Rapid COVID-19 PCR  $45
Rapid COVID-19/Flu/RSV combo  $75
Flu (Influenza)  $17
Rapid Strep Test  $10
Strep-PCR (specifically tests for Strep A)  $35
Mono  $10
Glucose (blood sugar)  $5
Urinalysis  $5
Urine Pregnancy Test  $5

 Immunizations (Vaccines)

The following vaccines might be covered under your insurance plan. Since the UHC does not bill insurance, you should consider contacting your insurance company or a local pharmacy to see if the vaccine is covered with no or a lower cost to you.

Hepatitis A (2 dose series)  $68 each
Hepatitis B  (3 dose series)  $57 each
Influenza  $23 
MMR  $75
Polio  $35
Tetanus Diphtheria Pertussis (Tdap)  $40
Tetanus Diphtheria (Td) Vaccine  $22
Typhoid oral vaccine  $55

The UHC does not have the Yellow Fever Vaccine available. Sanofi Pasteur, the manufacturer of the only yellow fever vaccine (YF-Vax) licensed in the United States, has announced that YF-Vax will be unavailable because of delays in the production process. They have received permission from the FDA to provide the European Yellow Fever Vaccine called Stamaril to a limited number of clinics. Travelers and health care providers will be able to find locations that can administer Stamaril by visiting the yellow fever vaccination clinic search pageJMU Health Center International Travel Clinic is NOT a provider of Stamaril.


Allergy shots:

1 injection  $10
2 injections $15
3 injections $20
4 or more injections  $25

Depo  $70

Injection of patient-supplied medication  $10

 Tuberculosis (Tb)

TB Screening  $10
TB Tests (two steps)  $10 per test
Quanterferon Gold Test (TB test option)  $55

 Lab Tests

The UHC is able to obtain a wide variety of outpatient laboratory tests through LabCorp. The costs of these tests vary widely but the most common ones we order range from $5 - $55. Some examples of the  most common lab tests and the associated costs are listed below.

  • COVID-19  $55 (can be billed to insurance)
  • Complete blood count  $5
  • Throat or urine cultures  $10
  • Kidney/Liver/Lipid panels  $5 - $6
  • MMR titer  $15
  • PAP smear  $30 (If positive, additional fees may be incurred)
  • Varicella (Chickenpox) Titer  $6


 STI Testing


Abscess/Pilonidal Cyst Treatment  $20
EKG  $15
Ingrown toenail removal  $20
Suture (stitches) removal  $10
Wart treatment  $8 per visit
Wound repair (stitches/sutures)  $30 - $45
Fiberglass (Orthoglass) splints  $15 - $35

X-Rays are available at the Health Center through Sentara RMH. Sentara does bill insurance but the patient may have some financial responsibility also.

 Medical Equipment

Ankle brace - Air cast  $38
Ankle brace - Lace-up  $20
Arm sling  $10
Crutches  $25
Knee Immobilizer  $22
Walking Boot (requires a prescription)  $55 - $78
Wrist splints - Velcro  $15

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