Student Care

The Student Health Center supports the university by evaluating, treating, maintaining, and promoting optimal physical, mental, and spiritual well-being of the APU student body. The Student Health Center serves as an advocate for patient care and promotes individual empowerment to enhance healthy lifestyle choices among patients. Read our mission statement to learn more.

Learn more about the changes to the student health insurance plan, beginning fall 2014. Students, please note: There are no fees for office visits and no copays. All undergraduate students and those graduate students that 'opt-in' may visit the Student Health Center, regardless of which health insurance policy they have. (View Health Insurance information for details.)

News & Features

  • APU Hosts the 29th Annual Communication Ethics Conference

    Hosted by APU's Department of Communication Studies, this year's conference takes place Saturday, February 6, and will focus on "The Ethics of Authentic Communication in Private, Public, and Mediated Forums."

  • Man Exonerated from Murder Conviction Speaks at APU

    Wrongly convicted of murder, Nick Yarris spent 21 years on prison’s death row before his exoneration. He spoke to students in the new Department of Criminal Justice, describing his journey.

  • Positive Assist

    LyDell Cardwell ’15 grew up on the rough streets of East Palo Alto, California. Cardwell had every opportunity to get mixed up with violence, gangs, and negativity, but he didn’t.