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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.

Who's ready for spring break?

Say 'eye'!

man trying on sunglasses

Headed somewhere sunny for break? Staying local? Whatever your plans, sunglasses are a must. Look amazing, protect your eyes and save money with the latest styles from UHS' Optical Services.

Be the response!

Get involved with the MRC

The Medical Reserve Corps has lots of ways to get involved in emergency preparedness and response. The spring calendar of events is packed – check it out!

Shop and go

Before you head out for spring break, head over to the UHS Pharmacy to stock up on everything you'll need. Save money for the trip by spending less on everything from sunscreen to pain relievers – and remember to refill your UHS prescriptions online!

Flu's here...

The Centers for Disease Control report flu is now widespread in Massachusetts and most other states, with levels continuing to rise. If you haven't gotten vaccinated yet, it's not too late! Here's what to do...

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.

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.

Patient rights, responsibilities and privacy

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

Drop-in Center open

The Collegiate Recovery Community Drop-in Center is a comfortable, low-stress place for people in recovery or seeking recovery to hang out, make connections and find support. Stop by Room 350 in the Center for Health Promotion, on the third floor of UHS, Thursdays and Fridays, 1 – 5 p.m. when classes are in session. More about recovery...

Think you need care?

Appointments are best for acute minor illnesses and routine care. Same-day or next-day appointments may be available. Call (413) 577-5101.

Walk-in Care is available for immediate health needs.

For help choosing what to do, or if you have questions, call UHS’ Triage Advice Nurse, (413) 577-5229, during health center hours.

If you have a hearing or speech impairment, use UHS' TTY system, (413) 545-5905.

In an emergency

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

Spring hours

Jan. 18 – May 9

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

To 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.

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

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

Other UHS department hours

Contact UHS

Phone and fax directory

Prescription refills

Refill your UHS Pharmacy prescription online.


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


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

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