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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.

New to UMass Amherst?

Click here for New Student Immunization requirements and form.

Get tested bulletin board note graphicRapid STI, HIV testing

Walk in and get tested for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and HIV:

  • Friday, Sept. 9: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., Campus Center room 165
  • Friday, Sept. 23 : 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., UHS, ground floor
  • Tuesday, Oct. 11: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., Campus Center room 165
  • Wednesday, Oct. 26: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., UHS, ground floor
  • Monday, Nov. 7: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., Campus Center room 165 
  • Friday, Dec. 9:  10 a.m. – 1 p.m., UHS, ground floor

STI tests screen for gonorrhea and chlamydia. HIV testing involves a finger prick; results are available in 20 – 30 minutes. The clinic is open to all UMass students. Your health insurance will be billed; bring your insurance card. Testing is conducted by UHS and sponsored by the Stonewall Center.

Zika alert – mosquito bite prevention

Photograph of mosquitoUHS reminds travelers to be aware of the recent Zika virus outbreak. Protect yourself from mosquito bites at home and when traveling to affected areas

Medical Reserve Corps logoGet involved in health with the Medical Reserve Corps

The UMass Amherst MRC provides educational, research and leadership opportunities in public health and emergency preparedness. Learn how you can get involved.

Tobacco treatment

Tobacco-free UMass logo image

Whether you're ready to quit, aren't sure what to do, or just want help getting through the day without tobacco, UHS' tobacco treatment program can help!