The Student Health and Wellness Center, including Counseling services, will be closed on Friday, May 6. If you need to make an appointment, please visit our Patient Portal.

If you have an urgent/emergent need, please call 911 or go immediately to the nearest hospital Emergency Room. For all other healthcare needs that require attention, you may visit the UAB Urgent Care Center, located at 125 20th Street South, Suite 103, Phone 205-801-5251.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Student Health and Wellness Center exam roomThe SHWC Health Services offer comprehensive primary care services
  • Acute and chronic care
  • Women’s health
  • Basic mental health evaluation and treatment
  • Immunizations
  • Treatment of minor emergencies

Additional Services
  • Diagnostic Lab testing
  • X-ray services
  • After-hours consultation is provided through provider on call coverage, 24 hours a day/7 days a week

All currently enrolled UAB undergraduate and graduate students have access to medical office visits, evaluation and development of a treatment plan at no additional cost beyond the payment of regular UAB tuition, regardless of insurance coverage.

Diagnostic testing (lab and x-ray) is available on a fee-for-service basis and can be billed to the student’s insurance or, for those without insurance, directly to the student.