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Welcome to UHS!

UHS helps you stay healthy and cares for you if you’re not. Check out what we offer, how to use UHS and get some helpful tips and timesavers. Learn more about health with these recommended links.

Don't let the flu bug U!

Get your flu vaccination now

Flu season is almost here. Take steps now to stay healthy, with a free flu vaccination. UHS clinics are open to all UMass Amherst students; and faculty, staff and students' dependents whose primary care provider is at UHS. Click for more info and the flu clinic schedule.

UHS lab earns reaccreditation

UHS' clinical laboratory has earned reaccreditation for the maximum term from COLA, a national healthcare accreditation organization. Accredited labs must meet rigid quality standards, demonstrate accuracy and complete a rigorous on-site survey. More...

Ditch the stress – pet a pup!

De-stress with a new furry friend Wednesday, Dec. 3, 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom and the W.E.B. Du Bois Library. The Peer Health Educators are hosting dogs and their humans from Bright Spot Therapy Dogs at the free event. Get the flyer...

Calling all crafters...

Show and sell your handmade items at UHS' annual craft fair, Wednesday, Dec. 10 from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
To register, contact Linda Haines, or (413) 577-5268. Download the flyer...

Need Walk-in Care?

Text first, then wait comfortably

When you need UHS' Walk-in Care, now you can wait where you're most comfortable. Text “clinic” to (413) 944-8562. You’ll receive a response text with your number and a reminder text when it's almost your turn to be seen.

New ... for you!

Women's Health Clinic

The new Women's Health Clinic at UHS provides quality, respectful, confidential gynecological and reproductive health services. Appointments are available - call (413) 577-6511.

New - updated information

About Ebola

Ebola virus

The current outbreak of Ebola is making news and raising questions. Get important information with this infographic from the CDC and UHS' updated
fact sheet.

Think you need care?

Same-day appointments are available at UHS. Call (413) 577-5101.

If you don't know whether you should be seen, or if you have questions, call UHS’ Triage Advice Nurse, (413) 577-5229, during health center hours.

In an emergency

In a life-threatening medical emergency, always call 911 for ambulance transportation to a hospital.
More on emergencies

Thanksgiving break hours

Nov. 27 – 30

Thursday, Nov. 27:

Friday, Nov. 28:
8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 29:

Sunday, Nov. 30:
11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Fall hours

Aug. 29 – Dec. 13

For immediate needs
Walk-in Care:
M – F, 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sat. & Sun.,
11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
except holidays

For routine care & acute minor illnesses
General Medicine clinics:
M – F, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. except holidays

After-hours medical and mental health advice:
(413) 577-5000

Other UHS department hours

Prescription refills

Refill your UHS Pharmacy prescription with our convenient online service.


The UHS Shuttle offers free rides from residence halls to UHS. If your healthcare provider refers you to off-campus services, ask about HealthRide.

Patient rights, responsibilities and privacy

Be an informed partner in your healthcare. Learn about your rights, responsibilities and UHS' privacy practices here.


Link to the BASICS program at UMass Amherst
Brief Alcohol Intervention and Screening for College Students

Accreditations & affiliations

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