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Lafene Health Center

  • About Lafene Health Center: Learn about the history and mission of Lafene Health Center
  • Services Offered: Discover the range of medical services available for students, faculty, and staff
  • Appointments: Find out how to schedule an appointment and what to bring to your visit
  • Health Insurance: Learn about the health insurance options accepted at Lafene Health Center
  • Immunizations: Get information on required and recommended vaccinations
  • Pharmacy Services: Learn about the on-site pharmacy and prescription options
  • Counseling Services: Explore mental health services available to students, including individual and group therapy
  • Wellness Programs: Learn about the various wellness initiatives and events hosted by Lafene Health Center
  • Resources: Find links to additional resources, including health education materials and local healthcare providers
  • Contact Information: Get in touch with Lafene Health Center via phone, email, or in-person

About Lafene Health Center

Lafene Health Center is the primary healthcare provider for students, faculty, and staff at Kansas State University. Established in 1975, the center has been providing quality healthcare services to the university community for over four decades. The mission of Lafene Health Center is to promote and maintain the health and wellness of the campus community through comprehensive and accessible healthcare services.

Services Offered

Lafene Health Center offers a wide range of medical services to meet the diverse healthcare needs of the university community. The center provides primary care services, including routine physical exams, illness and injury care, and chronic disease management. In addition, they also offer specialty services such as women's health, allergy shots, and travel consultations.

The center also provides laboratory testing, radiology services, and immunizations. They offer a variety of vaccines, including those required by the university and recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).


To schedule an appointment at Lafene Health Center, students can call or make an appointment online through the Lafene Patient Portal. When making an appointment, students should be prepared to provide their name, date of birth, contact information, and reason for the visit. It is important to arrive on time for appointments and to bring any necessary paperwork or insurance information.

Health Insurance

Lafene Health Center accepts a variety of health insurance options, including the university's student health insurance plan, Medicaid, Medicare, and many private insurance plans. Students should bring their insurance card and a photo ID to each visit. For students without insurance, the center offers affordable self-pay rates.


Lafene Health Center requires all students to provide proof of certain vaccinations, as mandated by the state of Kansas and the university. Required vaccines include MMR (measles, mumps, rubella), meningitis, and varicella (chickenpox). The center also recommends a variety of other vaccines, including flu shots, HPV (human papillomavirus), and hepatitis A and B.

Pharmacy Services

Lafene Health Center has an on-site pharmacy that provides prescription medications, over-the-counter products, and medical supplies. The pharmacy accepts most insurance plans and offers competitive pricing for self-pay patients. They also offer medication counseling and refill services.

Counseling Services

Lafene Health Center offers mental health counseling services to students, including individual and group therapy. The center's licensed counselors provide confidential support and guidance for a variety of mental health concerns, such as anxiety, depression, and relationship issues. In addition, they offer wellness coaching and stress management resources.

Wellness Programs

Lafene Health Center offers various wellness programs and events throughout the year to promote healthy living and well-being. Programs include nutrition counseling, fitness classes, smoking cessation support, and sexual health education. They also host annual events such as the Flu Shot Blitz and the Wellness Fair.


Lafene Health Center provides numerous resources to support the health and well-being of the university community. They offer a variety of health education materials on topics such as sexual health, nutrition, and stress management. In addition, they provide links to local healthcare providers and community resources.

Contact Information

To contact Lafene Health Center, students can call (785) 532-6544 or visit their website at The center is located on campus at 1105 Sunset Avenue in Manhattan, Kansas. They are open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Frequently Asked Questions about Lafene Health Center

What services does Lafene Health Center offer?

Lafene Health Center offers a wide range of medical services, including primary care, women's health, travel medicine, immunizations, mental health services, and more.

Do I need an appointment to see a healthcare provider at Lafene Health Center?

Yes, you need to make an appointment to see a healthcare provider at Lafene Health Center. You can make an appointment by calling our office or using our online appointment system.

What should I bring with me to my appointment at Lafene Health Center?

Please bring your Kansas State University ID and your insurance card to your appointment. It is also helpful to bring a list of any medications you are currently taking.

Does Lafene Health Center offer COVID-19 testing?

Yes, Lafene Health Center offers COVID-19 testing. Please call our office to schedule an appointment for testing.

What is the cost of services at Lafene Health Center?

The cost of services at Lafene Health Center varies depending on the type of service you receive and your insurance coverage. Please contact our office for more information about pricing and insurance coverage.