Student Health Clinic

The Student Health Clinic offers FREE medical care and mental health counseling to all enrolled students.

Whether you are sick, managing a chronic health problem, or working to develop a healthier lifestyle, we are here to help. Our mission is to provide enrolled students with access to health care and counseling services to promote their personal success while reaching their goals at Hawkeye Community College.

Here are just a few of the Medical Services and Mental Health services we offer:

  • Evaluation and treatment of minor illness and injuries.
  • Mental health care counseling and medication management.
  • Physical examinations for Health Sciences programs, Athletic Pre-Participation Clearance, and Employment Physicals.
  • Immunizations: MMR, Varicella, Tdap, Hepatitis B, COVID-19, seasonal influenza.
  • In-Clinic testing for tuberculosis, urinary tract infection, pregnancy, strep throat, COVID-19.
  • Minor wound repair.
  • Contraception management counseling/prescriptions, free male and female condoms.
  • Referrals and collaboration with specialists.
  • Treatment of enrolled student’s dependents.

Our staff includes an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner and a Licensed Independent Social Worker. We understand the diverse needs of college students and strive to assist you in meeting those needs.

Appointments are required. To schedule an appointment with the Nurse Practitioner or Mental Health Counselor please call, email, or simply walk-in to the clinic. See Appointments for more information.

Excuse Notes

The Hawkeye Student Health Clinic will not provide notes to excuse students from class. You are responsible for notifying your instructor of any absence and making up any work/class missed.

Contact Information

Student Health Clinic

Health Education and Services Center—left door entrance
319-406-4036 (fax)
Email the Student Health Clinic

Regular Hours — Spring 2023

Hours subject to change depending on staff availability.

Monday 8:30am–12:00pm


Wednesday 8:30am–12:00pm
Thursday 8:30am–12:00pm
Friday 8:30am–1:00pm

Appointments are required. Please call or email to schedule an appointment.

The Nurse Practitioner and Mental Health Counselor are also available via Tele Health.

Additional Healthcare Providers

EFR Employee and Family Resources student helpline

Employee and Family Resources Student Helpline provides 24-hour confidential telephone support for students and families to assist with stress concerns related to school, friends, family, mental health, substance abuse, and much more. To connect with a masters-level counselor, call 1-800-464-6056.

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