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The UHS Pharmacy

About us

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

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• 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!

Print our handy first aid checklist for students, then shop for what you need at the UHS Pharmacy and save! Get the list...

Who can use the UHS Pharmacy?

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


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


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.


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UHS pharmacy

Pharmacy Facts

Phone: (413) 577-5030

Monday – Friday
• 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.(academic semester)

• 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.(summer & intersession)

Prescription refills

Refill your prescription online or call to order refills.

Prescription transfers

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.