HIV Testing

Schedule A Free Appointment Or Walk-In

This testing service, offered at the Student Recreation Center on the BGSU campus, is completely free and confidential. Call the Wellness Connection at 419.372.9355 to schedule an appointment for a Rapid HIV Test. Walk-ins are always welcome. LGBTQ+ friendly and affirming. A real name is not needed when making the appointment.

2017 - 2018 Testing Schedule | 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM

  • First and Third Wednesday of each month during the academic year
  • September 6, 20, October 4, 18, November 1, 15, December 6
  • January 17, February 7, 21, March 21, April 4, 18, May 2
  • Location: Student Recreation Center

*Remember to bring a photo ID to the appointment

What To Expect

Upon arriving at the Student Recreation Center:

  • Check in at the Welcome Desk and tell the person at the Welcome Desk that you have an appointment with the Wellness Connection.  Someone can assist you from there.

Once in the testing room expect to:

  • Show a valid photo ID
  • Fill out paperwork
  • Sign a few forms - Remember that the testing is CONFIDENTIAL, not anonymous, so a real name is associated with your paperwork and test results
  • Receive the test: A simple gum swab, no blood necessary.
  • Talk about what brought you in for a test today (i.e., what could be putting you at risk for HIV)
  • Talk about a “plan of action” to help reduce the risk for HIV in the future
  • At the end of the session, receive a result
  • Receive referrals to other agencies/providers, if necessary
  • Ask any questions or concerns about HIV
  • Fill out the evaluation form

UTMC Free Confidential HIV Testing Sites in Northwest Ohio

Wood County Community Health and Wellness Center

838 E. Wooster Street
Bowling Green, Ohio 43402
419-372-2271

Wood County Community Health and Wellness Center

1840 E. Gypsy Lane Road
Bowling Green, Ohio 43402
419-354-9049

Toledo-Lucas County Health Department

635 N. Erie Street
Toledo, Ohio 43604
419-213-4100

For additional information contact Danielle Van Fleet, MSW, LSW 419.383.6057