Northern Illinois University Health Services maintains the highest standards in quality of care and professional ethics. At Health Services, students' individual needs are attended to in a confidential (see confidentiality) and caring manner.
NIU Health Services provides ambulatory medical and psychiatric health care for NIU students to support them in their academic pursuits. NIU Health Services is nationally accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc. (AAAHC). Health Services is available to all students, full or part-time, who are registered and have been assessed on-campus tuition and fees. Students may use Health Services whether or not they are enrolled in the NIU Student Health Insurance Plan. Certain limited services are available to faculty and staff. There are no charges for physician’s services, x-rays, most lab tests, and most other services at Health Services. There is a fee for medications, immunizations, missed appointments, and certain specialized medical procedures and supplies.