STI or HIV Testing


STI Testing Van (sponsored by HPW).

iud pictureYou can get tested for free for chlamydia, syphilis, gonorrhea, and HIV. Look out for the SF AIDS Foundation Testing Van!


STI Screening at SHS

You have two options for STI screening at SHS:

1) Go online to myHealth and make a "Medical Appointment"
2) Self-Ordered STI Tests


Who Should Get Tested?

Anyone who is sexually active should think about testing for sexually transmitted infections.  STI testing is available to all SF State registered students by appointment or by self-order at SHS.  Read below for STI tests that can be self-ordered.


What Tests Should I Do?

If you would like help determining what tests you may need to do, visit any of the resource websites listed below.  You will need to be sure that you are testing the appropriate parts of your body, which could include throat or anal swabs.

STIs - Testing Considerations (pdf)

STDs/STIs - American Social Health Association

Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Center for Disease Control and Prevention

What you need to know about STIs and STDs


Self-Ordered STI Tests

Listed below are the most common STIs among college students.  Tests for these STIs can be self-ordered online via myHealth messages.  Login & complete the self-ordered STI tests message and then head to the SHS lab the next day to do your tests. However, if you have symptoms, you will need to make a medical appointment.

Please note that neither Family PACT nor Department of Public Health pay for self-ordered tests.


Name of STI Test Charge for Test
Chlamydia $24
Gonorrhea $16
HIV $0
Syphilis $0





Year Round SHS Laboratory Hours - go directly to SHS Lab after ordering

Day of the Week

Morning Hours

Afternoon Hours

Monday and Tuesday 08:30 am - 11:30 am 1:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 11:30 am 1:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Thursday and Friday 08:30 am - 11:30 am 1:00 pm - 3:45 pm


More website resources

Herpes - Westover Heights Clinic

Anonymous Partner Notification Service