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Purple Line Construction Notice

Starting Thursday, May 23rd: The Purple Line contractor will close the west sidewalk and main front entrance (the east sidewalk will remain closed). This entrance will be the temporary main until the front entrance reopens on Wednesday, August 21st. Our ambulance entrance will serve as our ADA-accessible entrance during the summer. 

University Health Center

Leading the Way to Healthier Terps

Hours of Operation

  • Monday 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Tuesday 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Wednesday 11:00am - 5:00pm
  • Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Saturday CLOSED
  • Sunday CLOSED
MYUHC Patient portal

Main Phone Number: (301) 314-8184

After-Hours Nurse Line: (301) 314-9386

Emergency? Call 911 or an Urgent Care Center

The University Health Center (UHC) is deeply committed to caring for our students. We offer a variety of services to care for the health and well-being of our community.    

Happening at the UHC

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Mandatory Health Insurance

Each academic year, the University requires that students either waive or enroll in the Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP). Click the image to learn more.

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COVID-19 Vaccine Information

We're here to support you as you have questions.

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How to help a friend in distress

Watch this short video about many campus resources that can help you help your friends!

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Well in a Shell

A student Health 101 publication brought to you by University Recreation & Wellness and the University Health Center

Our Staff and Facility

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The University Health Center was founded in 1901. We continue to be proudly accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care for over 30 years. The Human Rights Campaign has also designated the University Health Center as a Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality, and are Green Office Silver level certified. 

Our 50,000 square foot facility is home to clinical, behavioral health, sexual misconduct resources, complementary and alternative medicine, health promotion and wellness, and ancillary services including pharmacy, x-ray, physical therapy, and lab, among other services and programs.

The University Health Center is staffed by over 100 diverse college health and wellness professionals who serve a myriad of student, staff and faculty needs.