Every student's academic success is directly related to their health. At las Sierra University Student Health Services, we strive to promote and maintain each student's health by taking care of their medical needs for this reason, we have created a Wellness Program which provides:

  • A doctor's office conveniently located on campus with three specialties

    • Family Practice
    • Gynecology
    • Psychiatry

  • Outside Referrals
  • Transportation to nearby emergency rooms, urgent cares and other doctors' offices
  • An On-Campus After-Hours Emergencies Facilitator
  • Lab-work, Radiology, and Immunizations (including seasonal flu shots & shingles)
  • Select Medications

If you are in any medical need, you can always depend on the staff at Student Health Services to do the very best for you. We look forward to seeing you!

Medical Appointments:

Students have the option of scheduling an appointment:

  • Online (PnCWeb.lasierra.edu) signing in as you would for your university email account.
  • By phone: (951) 785-2200
  • In person: Convenience Center, 1st Floor: Student Health Services Office (Suite A).

How to Schedule an appointment online:

All of our students have access to a selection of health care providers who works within a team of nurses and support staff (practice group) and are here to help them. Open Communicator is the secure online portal for students to access Medical Services. To access Open Communicator, click here . You must then sign in using your La Sierra University email username and password. If you feel you are eligible, but are having difficulty accessing the secure site, please call Student Health Services at (951) 785-2200 for assistance.

When logged into Open Communicator, students are able to schedule, reschedule or cancel appointments, complete pre-visit questionnaires, print out immunization records, send secure messages to providers or nurses, or request a prescription refill. New features are being aded all the time, and students are encouraged to become familiar with this site and to check back frequently.

Arriving for your appointment:

Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment and check-in at the front desk.

Our office offers a variety of healthcare services—including access to a medical doctor. Most of these services are covered by the quarterly Student Health Service fee you paid during registration.

Our basic services include:

  • Office visits
  • In-house clinical laboratory tests
  • First aid/Emergency care
  • Health education/personal counseling
  • Selected prescription and over-the-counter medications
  • Referrals
  • Community services

For a detailed listing of our services, click here.

For a detailed listing of our service fees, click here.

On Call Service

On-Call service is available for after hours, weekends and holidays.

  • Call through Campus Security (951) 785-2222 or Ext. 2222
  • On-Call Team includes: Director, Physician and Medical Assistant.

Download the Current On-Call List

Health Insurance

La Sierra University requires that all students taking classes, working on campus, or residing in the residence halls have health insurance. 

Getting your insurance card:

  • If you are an international student, you can access your insurance card online. Visit PGHStudent.com to create an account and access your card.

New Student Physical Examination

La Sierra University requires that ALL INCOMING STUDENTS intending to take 8 or more units (freshman, transfer and post-graduate) must be compliant with the Student Health Services requirements listed above, BEFORE registration. If you have any questions, please call our department at (951) 785-2200 during regular business hours and someone will be happy to assist you.

To access the Health Record & Physical Examination Form click here

To learn more about immunization requirements, click here.