Health Services

Ambler Health and Wellness Center

183 Hillsdale Street


(517) 607-4368

Open Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Closed for Lunch: 1pm-2pm)

The Ambler Health and Wellness Center has a registered nurse on duty during all operating hours. There is no charge for the nurse’s service and no charge for the administering of common medications.

A physician’s assistant or nurse practitioner is available daily (8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.). Walk-ins are welcome but students are encouraged to call ahead and schedule an appointment. A fee of $50 is charged for these appointments.

Services offered: general medical services (non-emergency), flu shots, immunizations (including travel vaccines), physicals, prescription refills, cold/flu treatment, education for healthy living.

All students must have a health insurance card or a copy of insurance policy numbers and policyholder’s name, and a Social Security number and place of employment, if under a company plan.

After 4:00 p.m., emergency services are available at:

Hillsdale Community Health Center
168 South Howell Street
Hillsdale, Michigan
  • 24-hour physician staffed
  • Emergency Services

General Information: (517) 437-4451

Counseling Services are available by contacting:

  • Mr. Brock Lutz, Director of Health and Wellness, Clinical Counselor (517-607-2561, blutz@hillsdale.edu) is available Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • Dr. Chuck Johnson, Marriage and Family Therapist, (517-437-4645) is available anytime on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.

  • Counseling is available, at no cost, for problems related to: depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, alcohol/other drugs problems, ADHD, family conflicts, relationship problems, academic concerns, spiritual growth, or other life challenges.

  • Bishop Peter Beckwith, College Chaplain, is also available to meet with students to talk about spiritual and general life questions.

Massage Therapy

A Massage Therapist is available for appointments upon request throughout the week. $30 for 30-minute table massage, $50 for 60-minute table massage. Gift Certificates are available. Call the Health Center directly to set up an appointment (517) 437-4368.