UHS Pharmacy

About UsUHS Pharmacy staff fill prescriptions

Our full-service pharmacy offers prescription medications and great prices on over-the-counter health and wellness products, including contraceptionOnline prescription refills make your life easier, while our special services help you get what you need.

Hours and Phone Number

Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (academic semester);
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. (summer and intersession).

Call (413) 577-5030.

Who can use the UHS Pharmacy?

The pharmacy serves students, faculty, staff and their dependents. The pharmacy can only fill prescriptions written for patients currently registered and receiving services at UHS.

A bigger, better way to shop and save

Check out our expanded over-the-counter area and save!

• Burt’s Bees® natural personal care
• First aid
• Cough, cold and flu care
• Pain and fever relievers
• Skin care
• Sexual health and contraception 
• Dental care
• Stop-smoking aids
• Vitamins and supplements
• Snacks
• Cold beverages
• and much more!

First Aid Essentials

Everyone should have basic first aid supplies close by. But, what do you really need? Our healthcare experts have made it easy with this handy checklist!

Refill Your Prescription

Refill your prescription here, or call (413) 577-5030 to order refills.

Transfer Your Prescription

Want to pick up your existing prescriptions at the UHS Pharmacy? Leaving the Amherst area and need to transfer your prescriptions to another pharmacy? It's easy! Just download and complete this form.


Payment is expected at the time of service. If you have insurance coverage, bring your prescription card with you. We accept cash, check, UCard, Discover, Visa and MasterCard.


We accept many plans, including but not limited to: Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, CVS Caremark, Express Scripts, GIC, Health New England, Harvard Pilgrim, Paid Prescriptions, Medco, Tufts, and Tricare. If you have questions about a particular plan, call us!

Bring your prescription insurance card with you to the pharmacy; if you don’t have the card, fill out this form and give it to a pharmacy staff member.


Have questions? Get answers with these pharmacy FAQs