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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.

First-year students: Today is the deadline!

Required health education course

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First-year students must take and pass MyStudentBody, an online health education course, between Aug. 1 and Aug. 22. Click for information and instructions...

Attending this fall?

Important insurance information

Eligible students with comparable health insurance coverage may elect to waive the school-sponsored Student Health Benefit Plan (SHBP) and associated charges. The online waver site is now open. Learn what you need to do...



New to UMass this fall?

Make sure you've got your shots

By state law, all college students must have certain immunizations and submit documentation before their first semester on campus. Learn what shots you need and download the required form.

About Ebola

Ebola virus

The current outbreak of Ebola is making news and people have many questions. While the risk of getting the virus is very low, UHS and area public health experts are sharing useful information and guidance in this fact sheet.

Walk-in Care virtual waiting room

Feeling sick? UHS' Walk-in Care virtual waiting room lets you wait where you're most comfortable.
Text “clinic” to (413) 944-8562 to enter the virtual waiting room. You’ll receive a response text with your number and a reminder text when it's almost your turn to be seen.

FSAP has new location

The Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FSAP) has a new location, on the second floor of Middlesex House, 111 County Circle. About the FSAP...


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

Summer hours

May 11 – Aug. 28


For immediate needs
Walk-in Care:
M – F, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., except holidays
Closed Sat./Sun.

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

Center for Counseling and Psychological Health
M – F, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. except holidays


Prescription refills

Refill your UHS Pharmacy prescription with our convenient online service.

Transportation

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

BASICS

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


Accreditations & affiliations

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