Student Wellness

Lancaster General Health is now providing healthcare services for students at the on-campus Student Wellness Center (formerly Appel Health and Counseling Services). 

The high quality medical and counseling services include medical treatment, wellness and preventive care, individual and group counseling, and health education to keep you well.

Our Team

The Student Wellness Center is staffed by a full-time LG Health medical director, physicians, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, licensed psychologists, and licensed professional counselors.

Services Include:

  • Primary care
  • Acute illness and injury
  • Allergy treatment
  • Lab services (blood tests, etc.)
  • Immunizations
  • Vaccines
  • Physicals
  • Individual and group counseling

Health Services Hours*

Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Friday: 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Counseling Services Hours*

Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Call for hours during academic breaks.

*Click here for After Hours Care Options (Medical Services and Counseling Emergencies)


Appel Infirmary building, 14 Old Main Drive

Appointments can be made in person or by calling 717-291-4082 (Health Services) or 717-291-4083 (Counseling).

Student Administrative Health Fees

This document contains information regarding our student health insurance, including general information, covered services and supplies, and confidentiality. 

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Important Student Health Insurance Information for the Coming Year

Follow this link to read an important update from the Dean of the College with information that will help you select an insurance option for the 2016-17 academic year.  Please read the letter carefully, as we are offering some new options.  

Important Student Health Insurance Information

New Student Health Insurance Coordinator

Follow this link to read about the New Student Health Insurance Coordinator.

New Student Health Insurance Coordinator

Hours and Appointments and After Hours options

The Student Wellness Center is staffed with a full-time Medical Doctor, a part-time Medical Doctor, a Nurse Practitioner, and Registered Nurses to provide healthcare unique to the college population. 

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Meningococcal Disease

Important information regarding the Meningococcal disease, risks, prevention, and requirements. 

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Mandatory Health Form

This form is required of all first-year students.  

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Services for Students

The Student Wellness Center at F&M provides accessible, high quality medical services including ambulatory care, health education, and wellness promotion that support the academic and social well being of students. The staff recognizes the unique opportunity of college health to affect not only the present but also the future health of students, and therefore engages them in promoting lifelong wellness.