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WHO WE ARE

Our Mission

Student Health Services exists to advance student development and academic success by providing personalized and evidence-based healthcare to Aggies.

Our Vision

To be our students’ first choice in healthcare and a nationally recognized leader in college health.

HISTORY OF STUDENT HEALTH SERVICES

1876

The very first Health Center at Texas A&M functioned out of tents.
Photo Shown: Original Main Building on campus.
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1880

In the late 1880's, a one-story frame building was built to accommodate student health care services.
Photo Shown: Historical photo of what is now Military Walk.
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1896

In 1896, the Infirmary was built. This was the second building to host healthcare services. Its Victorian architecture was typical of the 1890's, with columns, ornate rails and a porch across the front.
Photo courtesy of Cushing Memorial Library and Archives.
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1916

In 1916, A&M's third health center was built.
Photo courtesy of Cushing Memorial Library and Archives.
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1973

In October 1973, the fourth "hospital" was constructed and was named the A.P. Beutel Health Center. The building is still being used to treat Aggies and is still in its original location, on the north side of campus across from Sbisa Dining Hall.
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2016

During the 2015-2016 school year, a $1.6 million dollar renovation was completed dedicated toward patient care.
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2017

In April 2017, the SHS Pharmacy was completely remodeled and now has additional space and an increased amount of over-the-counter products to serve the students at Texas A&M University.
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FIND US

Physical Address:
311 Houston Street, Building 520
College Station, TX 77843-1264

Mailing Address:
1264 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-1264

SHS Blog

Rhinovirus

December 1st, 2017|

The rhinovirus isn't about a rhino Written by Kevin Randolph, Chief Pharmacist Rhino is actually derived from the Greek, which is translated [...]

EMS

November 1st, 2017|

Emergency Medical Services at Texas A&M University Texas A&M University Emergency Medical Services (EMS) responds to over 900 calls for emergency requests every year. Not [...]

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