Concordia Experience

Health Services

Student Health Services is dedicated to the good health of Concordia-Chicago Students. Concordia University Chicago  is committed to making sure that students find quality health and wellness care. Concordia-Chicago attempts to limit the impact of injury or illness by the provision of services for early intervention.

West Suburban Medical Center
is offering affordable and convenient health care health services at CUC.

Community Health Clinic Location & Clinic Hours:

Concordia University Chicago   Monday: 2 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Krauss 214    Tuesday: 2 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Phone: (708) 488-4307   Thursday: 2 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Examples of services/treatments that the clinic will provide (please note that this list is not exhaustive):

  • Abrasions      
  • Allergies      
  • Common Colds   
  • Coughs
  • Ear Infections
  • Nasal Congestion       
  • Eye Irritations
  • Flu    
  • Insect / Tick Bites    
  • Minor Burns    
  • Minor Cuts     
  • Sinus Infections       
  • Skin Conditions
  • Sore Throat    
  • Strep Throat / Laryngitis      
  • Staple/ Suture Removal
  • Urinary Tract Infections       

Flu shots are available for $15. Services will be provided for a fee, not unlike other immediate care centers.  The CHC will accept all health insurances and services will not be denied to any Concordia community members.

During the clinic non-business hours there are several physicians in the area as well as two walk-in clinics within walking distance of campus for students .

These centers are familiar with treating CUC students and are fully equipped to handle most laboratory tests and minor medical procedures.

Advanced Imaging Center

7411 W Lake St, Building A
River Forest, IL 60305

Two walk-in clinics are within walking distance of the campus are:

Take Care Health Clinic

No appointment needed
Inside the Walgreens’ Pharmacy
7251 Lake Street (Lake and Harlem)
River Forest, IL  60305
(866) 825-3227

Hours: Monday - Friday:  8:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday:  9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

*When visiting the Take Care Health Clinic, students will need their student ID, Current Insurance Card and money for their co-pay if applicable.

Resurrection Health Care- Immediate Care

No appointment needed
7230 W. North Ave (North Ave. and Harlem)
Elmwood Park, IL 60707
(708) 453-3000

Hours:  Monday - Saturday:  8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Sunday:  9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Directions to Resurrection Health Care by bus:

  • PACE bus #318 or #307 Northbound at Augusta Street and Harlem Avenue
  • Get off at North Avenue and Harlem Avenue
  • Walk West to Bonnie Brae Place

*When visiting clinics above, students will need to bring their School ID, Current Insurance Card, and money for their co-pay if applicable.

Nearby Hospitals

Gottlieb Memorial Hospital
701 W North Ave.
Melrose Park, IL 60160
(708) 681-3200 
Rush Oak Park Hospital
20 S Maple Ave.
Oak Park, IL 60304
(708) 383-9300
West Suburban Medical Center
3 Erie Ct.
Oak Park, IL 60302
(708) 383-6200
Westlake Hospital 
1225 W Lake St.
Melrose Park, IL 60160
(708) 681-3000
Our Lady of the Resurrection Medical Center
5645 W Addison St.
Chicago, IL 60634
(773) 282-7000

More doctors, facilities, and hospitals that will accept the school insurance can be find at Gallagher Koster website under Provider Networks and First Health Link or by calling toll-free at 1-888-685-7774.

Once a student at CUC, you will have access to additional health services information on Concordia Connect.

Emergency Services

For on campus emergency, call Public Safety at 708-771-8300 or dial 911.