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. Free internal and external condoms are availalbe - testing is not required.

On Campus Testing Schedule

Time: 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location: Student Recreation Center
First and third Wednesday of each month during on-campus instructional periods and third Wednesday in the summer.

Spring 2023 Semester Dates

  • April 5 & 19

Summer 2023 Semester Dates

  • May 17, June 21, July 19, August 16

Bring a photo ID to the appointment

HIV/AIDs Awareness - HIV Testing

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. For more information, watch the video above.

In the testing room:

  • 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
  • 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

Free Confidential HIV Testing Sites in Northwest Ohio

Wood County Community Health and Wellness Center

1840 E. Gypsy Lane Road
Bowling Green, Ohio 43402

Toledo-Lucas County Health Department

635 N. Erie Street
Toledo, Ohio 43604

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

Updated: 04/07/2023 01:58PM