Laboratory & Radiology

Clinical Laboratory Scientist looking in a microscope.

Our lab received full accreditation through the Commission on Office Laboratory Accreditation (COLA).

Laboratory Services

Common laboratory screenings are performed at the SHC on-site laboratory. Our laboratory is licensed by the state and operated by a Clinical Laboratory Scientist. Students seeking laboratory services need to schedule an appointment with a clinician who will facilitate the testing.

Testing provided to students at no charge includes, but is not limited to the following:

  • urinalysis
  • complete blood counts
  • urine pregnancy tests
  • blood glucose levels
  • rapid strep screens
  • mononucleosis testing

The cost of these lab tests is covered by your student health fee.

Specialized blood tests are sent to a contracted reference laboratory and offered at a greatly reduced rate. Some of the most common tests and their fees are listed below:

Test Fee
Blood Type $6.50
Chlamydia & Gonorrhea $10.00
Comprehensive Metabolic Panel (Chem Panel) $6.00
Herpes Culture $10.50
HIV $9.50
Iron Panel (Iron, TiBC, Ferritin) $13.00
Lipid Profile $8.50
Pap Smear (Single Slide) $8.50
Sickle Cell Screen $6.00
STI Bundle (Chlamydia/Gonorrhea, HIV, Syphilis) $20.00
Syphilis (RPR) $4.00
Thyroid (T4) $4.00
Thyroid (TSH) $6.50

*Prices are subject to change without notice. Check with your provider regarding the availability of additional tests and associated fees. Outside lab requests must be reviewed by a Student Health Center provider. 

Off-Site Radiology Services

The Student Health Center provides basic x-ray services as a part of the Student Health Fee. More complex radiologic evaluations, mammograms, ultrasounds, etc. are available at contracted reduced costs. These are available by referral from a Student Health Center provider to a nearby full-service radiology department in Turlock or Modesto.