A student unable to see the physician at the Health Service for injuries or illness may go to Doctors Urgent Care. If visiting Doctors Urgent Care for treatment, the student should take a student ID card and health insurance information.

Location, phone and hours:

24 Homestead Ave (at the bottom of Route 88 before Sheetz on the right hand side)
Wheeling, WV 26003

  • 8 am to 4 pm Monday through Friday
  • 8 am to 12 pm Saturday and Sunday
  • Closed on holidays


Although there is no charge for a simple office visit at Doctors Urgent Care for WLU students, not all services are free. The services listed are inclusive but not limited to:

No-Charge Services

  • Office visit (exam by doctor)
  • Lab tests (those that can be done at DUC)
  • Limited injections

Charged Services

  • X-rays
  • Suture repairs
  • Lab tests (drawn at DUC but sent to hospital)
  • EKG

Doctors Urgent Care will bill the student’s insurance company and accept a payment what the insurance company pays after the deductible has been met. If a student does not have health insurance, he/she is responsible for charged services, but payment is not required at the time of services.