Welcome to the ELAC Student Health Center

For a medical or individual therapy appointment or for questions about your medical records, please call our service provider, Via Care, 323-268-9191. Be sure to say you are from ELAC. Via Care is open Monday - Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.

Chat on Cranium Cafe with Student Health Center

COVID Testing & Vaccinations: Our healthcare service provider, Via Care, is providing COVID testing and COVID vaccinations. For COVID testing, please call Via Care 323-268-9191. For COVID vaccinations, please call Via Care's Vaccination Line: 323-825-8390. For vaccinations on the Monterey Park campus on Thursday May 6 & Saturday May 8, please call Via Care's Vaccination Line: 323-825-8390.

The Student Health Center (non-medical ELAC staff) is responding via email and Live Chat (powered by ConexEd) for general Health Center questions and requests for assistance with food insecurity, unstable housing, sexual assault, or other needs.

The email address to reach ELAC Student Health Center staff (non-medical ELAC staff) is: shc@elac.edu . General Live Chat hours: M-F 8am-4:30pm. Hours subject to change. For a medical or individual therapy appointment or for questions about your medical records, please call our service provider, Via Care, 323-268-9191 and say you are from ELAC.

Please check our Events page & social media for events & updates.

Instagram @elacstudenthealth 

Facebook ELAC Student Health

Twitter @ElacHealth.

Links to our events & workshops can be found here: https://linktr.ee/elacshchttps://linktr.ee/elacshchttps://linktr.ee/elacshc

The current semester's health fee required for services. For assistance paying online to or find out if you have paid, please contact the Fiscal Office:


ELAC students are eligible for healthcare services through our healthcare partner, Via Care Community Health Center. Due to the pandemic, all health services are currently provided off-campus at a nearby Via Care clinic in East L.A. or through telehealth. Via Care providers and staff are LGBTQ-friendly and Spanish-speaking.

Via Care Community Health Center is located at 4755 East Cesar E Chavez Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90022. Monday - Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm. Closed weekends and holidays 323-268-9191. www.viacarela.org. Follow Via Care on social media at @viacarela For an appointment call Via Care at 323-268-9191. Be sure to let Via Care know you are an ELAC student.


The Purpose of the Student Health Center is to promote students' physical, emotional, spiritual and social well-being. Services and programs are designed to help students meet their educational, career and personal goals by encouraging healthy attitudes and behavior and fostering students' responsibility for their own health.


The Student Health Center holds in high regard the worth of each culturally diverse student. Our mission is to improve the quality of life and health by providing integrated physical and psychological health services.

Medical & mental health services provided by Via Care under contract with East Los Angeles College.
For outreach, on-campus collaborations, flyers, comments, etc., please contact:
Cecilia Cruz, Student Health Center Coordinator, cruzc3@elac.edu

  Mental Health & Wellness Hotlines & Resources

Upcoming Events

Please check Student Health Center social media Instagram @elacstudenthealth, Facebook ELAC Student Health Center, Twitter @ElacHealth and our Events page on this website for virtual events and services. Social media will be the most up-to-date. Links to sign up for events can be found on our Link Tree in our social media bios and here: https://linktr.ee/elacshc In-person events are currently cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. https://linktr.ee/elacshchttps://linktr.ee/elacshchttps://linktr.ee/elacshchttps://linktr.ee/elacshc