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Health Clinic Services

Student Health Clinic - High Resolution

The Student Health Clinic is located in the Miller Wellness Center at South Dakota State University.

We specialize in college health, offering high quality primary care services.

We understand today's college students and are committed to assisting with your healthcare needs. If you wish to make an appointment please call 605-688-4157.

Services Provided

General Medical Care

Acute and chronic illness management

Mental health services including:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Sleep disorders

Injury treatment

Smoking cessation

International travel health

Sexual Health

Contraceptive management

  • Oral birth control
  • Depo-Provera
  • NuvaRing
  • Natural Family Planning
STI screening
  • Chlamydia
  • Gonorrhea
  • Syphilis
  • Rapid HIV testing

Pregnancy testing

Pap smears


Athletic physicals

Annual preventative physical

Well woman exam

School physical

  • Nursing
  • ROTC
  • Athletic training
  • Early childhood

Adult immunizations

  • MMR
  • Hepatitis A and B
  • Tdap or Tetanus
  • Meningitis
  • HPV
  • Influenza
TB test
Medication Administration

Allergy injections




Lab Services

Labs ordered by our providers

  • Common lab test ordered include but are not limited to: strep, influenza, COVID, thyroid testing, complete blood count, lipid panel, comprehensive metabolic panel
Labs ordered by outside providers (physician from your hometown or specialist) such as labs for the medication Accutane that needed to be tested at certain intervals

Kit collections – “Be The Match,” Mayo clinic, etc.

Titer blood draws such as hepatitis B and varicella that may be required for certain health related majors and can be performed on a standing order.

Meet Your Service Providers

Janae Jacobsen, Certified Family Nurse Practitioner

Janae Jacobsen, began her employment with South Dakota State University (SDSU) Student Health Clinic in 2012.

She earned her Bachelors of Science in Nursing Degree from SDSU and received her Masters of Science in Nursing in Family Nurse Practitioner specialty from SDSU in 2012.

Janae has worked in the healthcare field for over 14 years. She is board certified through the American Association of Nursing Practitioners and is a member of American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).

Brenda Andersen, Certified Family Nurse Practitioner; Associate Director

Brenda Andersen began her employment at South Dakota State University (SDSU) Student Health Clinic in 1998.

She earned her Bachelors of Science Degree from SDSU in 1979, and earned her Masters of Science Degree as a clinical nurse specialist in 1986 from SDSU. She then completed her post-masters studies as a family nurse practitioner in 1994.

She has worked a variety of roles in health care for over 30 years and is certified through the American Nurse’s Credential Center (ANCC). She is an active member of the American College Health Associate, American Association of Nurse Practitioners, and South Dakota Nurse’s Association.