Foster-Johnson Health Center

The Foster-Johnson Health Center is an ambulatory medical facility. It is the student's advocate for health promotion, disease prevention and early intervention of illness. The health center provides basic health care services to the Grambling State University student body by offering immediate care, medical advice, health counseling, assessment and treatment of maladies, referrals, and wellness education. A validated Grambling State University identification card must be presented when requesting services. The nurse practitioner and nurses are available 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon and 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. on Friday. Students are seen by appointments and on a walk-in basis–depending on the case. Illnesses and emergencies that cannot be treated at the health center are referred for private care. The student is responsible for the cost minus any charges the insurance may cover.  

The purpose of Foster-Johnson Health Center is to provide compassionate, accessible and quality health care services to the Grambling State University student body with a respect for confidentiality.

The Foster-Johnson Health Center is focused on keeping you healthy. We want to make sure that you are aware of the available services. The following are the basics, but remember that we will be happy to service you personally or by a phone call. Come see us. Get to know us. Keep an eye open for health center information around campus. We want to make your stay a healthy one.

  • Goal #1- Promote illness prevention throughout the campus community and surrounding areas through health initiatives and education.
  • Goal #2- Ensure student access to quality, comprehensive and cost-effective healthcare.
  • Goal #3- Create an environment that enhances communication and trust with the student body.

Foster-Johnson Health Center is conveniently located on Central Ave. (south side of campus) between University Police Department and the Intramural Center.



Foster-Johnson Health Center is a member of the American College Health Association.