Laboratory Services

Accreditation

The laboratory is accredited by the Commission on Office Laboratory Accreditation (COLA), and participates in Proficiency Testing programs with the American Proficiency Institute (API). Accreditation gives NC A&T State University the assurance and confidence that its health center facility is producing the best, and highest quality patient care!

Tests Available

We offer comprehensive laboratory services to students of the university. These services include hematology, chemistry profiles, Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) testing, serology, microbiology, urinalysis, pregnancy testing and a host of other specialty screenings. Specimens for other necessary tests are collected at the Student Health Center and are outsourced to other facilities.

Laboratory Hours

The Laboratory hours of operation are: 8:00 a.m – 6:00 p.m.  Monday - Friday, closed weekends and holidays.

Laboratory Results

The results on most of the routine tests that are performed in house are available during the visit or within a few days.

Laboratory Prices

Laboratory services are provided at a minimal cost to students. These charges are not included in the student's general health fee, however, the university's student insurance does provide laboratory fee coverage. If you have questions concerning prices of services, please inquire at the time of your visit or call (336) 334-7880 regarding specific pricing.

Payments

Payment is due at the time of service by cash, check, MC/VISA, American Express,or Aggie One Card; or the fee for service may be charged to the student's account. The Student Health Center coordinator files the university-endorsed insurance health plan only. Students with outside insurance will be provided a walk out statement to file directly with their insurance company and will be charged a nominal fee to process any specimen outsourced to a referenced laboratory.  For more information, please contact the Student Health Center.