Student Health and Counseling Center



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HIV Testing

New York State Public Health Law requires that an offer of HIV related testing be made to all persons between the ages of 13 and 64 receiving hospital or primary care services except under specific circumstances.

The Center offers HIV testing via appointment.

If your test is negative, you can learn how to protect yourself from being infected in the future. If you are positive, you can take steps to prevent passing the virus to others, and you can receive treatment for HIV and learn about other ways to stay healthy.

The Alliance for Positive Health offers free, confidential counseling and testing by appointment. They are located at 202 Cornelia Street, PO Box 903, Plattsburgh, NY 12901 (518) 563-2437.

HIV testing is also available at Planned Parenthood of the North Country. They are located at 66 Brinkerhoff St, Plattsburgh, NY 12901 (518) 561-4430. Their website is:




Contact Information

Telephone :

  • Student Health: (518) 564-2187
  • Counseling Services: (518) 564-3086
  • Emergency Services: Call 911 or University Police at (518) 564-2022

Fax :

  • Health Center (518) 564-2188
  • Counseling Services (518) 564-2376


Mailing Address

Student Health and Counseling Center
State University of New York College at Plattsburgh
101 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901