HIV Testing and Counseling

Sindecuse Health Center offers confidential HIV testing. Appointments include an OraQuick Rapid HIV Test, HIV risk assessment, risk reduction counseling and referrals to additional services as appropriate. Test results will be available during your appointment.

Western Michigan University students, faculty, staff, and retirees and their dependents as well as area college students are eligible. The fee for HIV testing and counseling is $10 for all patients and insurance will not be billed for this service. Available testing dates for spring 2016:

  • Friday, Jan. 22
  • Friday, Feb. 19
  • Friday, March 18
  • Friday, April 15

If you are interested in a rapid HIV test appointment not combined with other tests please contact the Office of Health Promotion and Education at (269) 387-3263. On the day of your appointment, check in at the Office of Health Promotion and Education on the upper level of Sindecuse. Appointments last about 45 minutes.

Testing for HIV and other sexually-transmitted infections

Patients who would like the rapid HIV test along with other STI tests are invited to schedule their appointment by calling (269) 387-3290.

HIV test kits are available over-the-counter

OraQuick In-Home HIV Tests are offered at the Sindecuse Health Center Pharmacy for $35. Ask for the kit at the prescription-pickup window.