Student Health Services

We endeavor to support the student's physical and emotional self while in the pursuit of their education. We nurture students as they strive for independence by teaching self-care concepts and encouraging safe and thoughtful practices as health care consumers.


Temporary Hours Next Week

Due to system updates, Student Health Services will be CLOSED during the following hours: 

  • Tuesday, 11/17: CLOSED 1:30-4:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, 11/18: CLOSED 8:30-11:30 a.m.
  • Friday, 11/20: CLOSED 10:30-11:30 a.m. AND 2:00-4:00 p.m.

We will be available for emergencies. Otherwise, please try to make appointments outside of these hours. Thank you for your understanding and your patience, please do not hesitate to call during these hours if there is an emergency.

Regular Office Hours

Student Health Services is staffed by Certified Registered Nurse Practitioners (CRNP’s). Appointments with physicians from the Chestnut Hill Health System are available on a limited basis.

PLEASE NOTE: Student Health Services no longer accepts credit cards for payment. Student charge, cash or check are accepted.

Walk-in Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 8:30-11:45 a.m.; Wednesday, 9:30-11:45 a.m.

Appointments Only: Monday-Fridays, 12:30-4 p.m. Call 215-572-2966 to schedule. Please note: Travel medicine, physicals, blood draws, and women’s health exams need an appointment.

Emergencies Only: After 4 p.m., Monday-Friday, contact Public Safety at 215-572-2999.

Physician Hours: Physicians have office hours during the week on a limited basis. The nurse practitioners refer all patients to the physicians. Additionally, all allergy serum injections must be scheduled during physician's hours. Hours: Mondays, 3-4:30 p.m. and Thursdays, 2:30-4:30 p.m.

Staff Directory

Name Title Phone Email
Debbie Devine Administrative Assistant 215-572-2966
Amanda Holden Medical Assistant
Kathy McGovern, CRNP Director of Student Health Services 215-572-2966
Robin Sears Office Assistant 215-572-2966
Theresa Smith, CRNP Nurse Practitioner 215-572-2966
Marc McKenna, MD Staff Physician, Chestnut Hill Family Practice. Certified in Sports Medicine    
Valerie Prete-Pendley, MD Staff Physician, Chestnut Hill Family Practice    
Student Health Services Staff Members

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