Powell Student Health Clinic

CHS Building

The UAFS Powell Student Health Clinic is a free resource for eligible students* to use for many health and wellness related issues. 

Services we provide include:

  • Walk-In Sick Visits
  • Prescription Refills
  • Tuberculosis Testing
  • Simple Wound Care
  • Flu Shots
  • Labs as Indicated
  • Annual Wellness Physicals
  • Chronic Issue Management
  • Health Screening for Admission into Health Science Programs
  • Diabetes Testing
  • Depression Screening
  • Arrhythmia Screening


Mission Statement

To utilize the highest form of evidenced-based practice to treat, cure, and educate students on current and chronic health concerns. 
To promote health and wellness-focused understanding for the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith community.
To provide consultation to students and other members of the university community regarding health management issues and community resources available.


Clinic Hours

If you are a new student to the clinic please fill out this form prior to coming in.







‪8 a.m. to 5pm

‪8 a.m. to 5pm

‪8 a.m. to Noon

8:am. to 5 p.m.

‪8 a.m. to Noon

* we are closed for lunch between 12pm-1pm


Concerned about the Novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)?
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Campus COVID-19 Testing

Reminder: If you have not been at the health clinic before, please fill out a New Patient form prior to coming in.

Next, fill out a COVID waiver prior to arriving for testing. Email the documents to us at studenthealth@uafs.edu prior to your arrival.

  • Call (479) 788-7435 prior to testing to schedule a COVID-19 test.
  • Testing is by appointment only and currently offered from 1:00pm to 3:00pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 9:00am - 11:00am.
  • Location: 51st Annex at 425 North 51st Street, Fort Smith, AR 72903
    • From UAFS campus heading South towards Rogers Ave. on Waldon Road.
    • Turn Right onto Park Avenue.
    • Turn Right onto N. 51st Street.
    • Take immediate 1st left behind the University Police Department.
    • Park and stay in your vehicle. Call if you need assistance.
  • Please do not walk inside the building to inquire about testing. If you have questions, call the above number or the clinic number below.
  • To schedule free testing at a local clinic, call the River Valley COVID hotline number at (479) 289-6508.


Clinic Services by HealthSmart

For additional information or to schedule an appointment call (479) 788 – 7444
Or E-Mail studenthealth@UAFS.edu


For Emergencies Dial 911

Or call the University Police at (479) 788 – 7140

* “Eligible Students” includes currently enrolled students—part-time and full-time, undergraduate and graduate--with the following exceptions:  WATC; Concurrent; RWG; Health care eligible employees who are students.