Fee Schedules

** Note - fees are subject to change**

The Campus Health Service Fee (CHSF) is a mandatory fee for all students enrolled on the main campus. The CHSF covers primary care visits, CAPS evaluation and short-term therapy, and health and wellness programs. Other services such as travel consultations, some immunizations, physical exams, CAPS long-term therapy, and CAPS medication management, are not covered by the CHSF.

The following charts list the charges that apply for services not covered by the Campus Health Service Fee (CHSF) and charges for those who have not paid the CHSF.

Medical Care



Charges for students who have paid CHSF

Charges for others (1)
Office Visit - established patient
up to $235 *
Office Visit - New patient
up to $365 *
Physical Exam
up to $200 **
up to $200 **
Women's Health exam with Pap
up to $220 *
Allergy Shot (single)
Allergy Shot (2 or more in one visit)
$15 each shot
PPD (to meet entrance medical requirements)
Quantiferon (to meet entrance medical requirements)
Chest x-ray for positive PPD (to meet entrance medical requirements)


* Office visit charges are based upon complexity of visit. Lab and radiology services are billed separately by Stanford Hospital and Clinics.

** Physical exam charges are based upon complexity of exam and include lab services. Immunizations and chest x-ray are billed separately.

***Students who are 17 or under AND who are enrolled in Cardinal Care will not be charged for a PPD test due to legislation under the Affordable Care Act

(1) Charges for others pertain to students who have not paid the health fee, PostDocs, MLA students, SCPD, Exchange Students and spouses of students

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Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS)

(1) Charges for others includes students who have not paid the health fee, PostDocs, MLA students, SCPD, and Exchange students

  Charges for students who have paid CHSF Charges for others (1)
Initial Phone Assessment $0.00 $0.00
Psychological / Psychiatric Evaluation and brief therapy, 45 - 50 min session $0.00 up to $150.00
Long term therapy, 45 - 50 minute session up to $150.00 up to $150.00
Long term therapy, 20 - 25 minute session up to $80.00 up to $80.00
Initial Medication evaluation $0.00 $150.00
Medication management up to $95.00 up to $95.00

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Travel Clinic

Immunizations charged separately.

Who is eligible: Stanford students, faculty, staff, spouses, partners and alumni

Travel Consultation Fee (students) $45.00
Travel Consultation Fee (non-students) $85.00
Travel Consultation - no show fee $25.00

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**Please read the following, new for 2012-13 information carefully**

Immunizations for Students with Cardinal Care


As a result of recent legislation under the Affordable Care Act, some routine, preventive immunizations are now covered by insurance plans at no cost share to members. For students with Cardinal Care, this means that, effective 9/1/12, the following immunizations will be offered through Vaden at no charge to the student.

Students With Cardinal Care

Covered Preventive Immunizations

Hepatitis A

Hepatitis B

Human Papillomavirus (HPV 4) for men & women through age 26

Seasonal Influenza Vaccine

Measles, Mumps, Rubella

Meningococcal (Menactra)

Meningococcal (Menomune)

Pneumococcal (for patients with asthma, smokers, or age  >65)

Tetanus, Diptheria, Pertussis (Tdap)

Tetanus, Diptheria (Td)


Covered Immunizations only if aged 17 or younger

Inactivated Poliovirus

Non Covered Immunizations (see pricing below)

Japanese Encephalitis

Inactivated Poliovirus (covered if age 17 or younger)


Typhim (injectible Typhoid vaccine)

Oral Typhoid

Yellow Fever


Immunizations for Students with Private Insurance


Students without Cardinal Care will be charged for immunizations, other than seasonal influenza, at Vaden. Students may seek reimbursement from their private insurance company, but there is no guarantee of payment. Alternatively, students may obtain vaccinations by a provider who is networked with the private insurance to achieve the maximum benefit level. See applicable charges below.

Immunization Costs


Note: these costs are applicable for students who do not have coverage through Cardinal Care and/or when the immunization is not considered preventive under the Affordable Care Act:

Gardasil (per injection, 3 required)
Harvix-Hepatitis A vaccine (per injection, 2 required)
Hepatitis B vaccine (per injection, 3 required)
Influenza immunization (seasonal)*
see link below
Japanese Encephalitis (per injection, 2 required)
Meningococcal vaccine (Menactra)
Meningococcal vaccine (Menomune)
MMR (per injection, may need 2)
Pneumonia caccine
Polio injection
Rabies (per injection, 3 - 5 required)
Typhim VI
Typhoid (oral)
Varicella (per injection, 2 required)
Yellow Fever


Information on the 2012-2013 flu vaccine program is posted at http://flu.stanford.edu/

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Physical Therapy

Charges for physical therapy services are typically directed to third party payors (insurance). For students who are covered by Cardinal Care and have a referral from a Vaden provider, a $20 copayment applies.

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Information & Appointments

(650) 498-2336

Hours & Location


Related Resources

Cardinal Care

New Student Entrance Requirements

Vaden Virtual Health Library