STI (Sexually Transmitted Infections)
Testing and Treatment
The Health Center offers urine Chlamydia and Gonorrhea testing. This test is free of charge one time per academic year. Additional testing in the academic year will be charged a nominal fee of $10. Please call (540) 654-1040 to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins are welcome, but be advised that you might need to wait as scheduled appointments will have priority. This test requires that you do not urinate for at least one hour. Urine specimen will be collected in the office at schedule appointment time.
The Student Health Center offers free and confidential HIV testing in conjunction with Fredericksburg Area HIV/AIDS Support Services (FAHASS).
Monthly Testing with Fredericksburg Area HIV/AIDS Support Services (FAHASS):
The UMW Student Health Center in partnership with (FAHASS) www.fahass.org, offers Sexually Transmitted Infection Testing (HIV, Syphilis, Chlamydia, and Gonorrhea) at the Student Health Center on the first and third Friday every month (with some exceptions) from 10 AM-3 PM.
Please call (540) 654-1040 to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins are welcome, but may have a waiting time.
2019-2020 FAHASS/STI dates will be on the following Fridays:
- September 6, 2019
- September 20, 2019
- October 4, 2019
- October 18, 2019
- November 1, 2019
- November 15, 2019
- December 6, 2019
- January 17, 2020
- February 7, 2020
- February 21, 2020
You can also get free HIV/AIDS testing Monday through Friday, 9am to 5pm at FAHASS (www.fahass.org)
Fredericksburg Health Department
The Virginia Department of Health conducts a STI Clinic and an Anonymous HIV Testing Clinic (Testing and Treatment are FREE, confidential and anonymous) on Monday and Thursday from 12:30-2PM. The clinic is within walking distance of UMW. You can call (540) 899-4142 for more information.
For more information about STIs, please visit the website of the American Social Health Association.