Appointments

Notice: Student Health is moving and growing! We will be closed Thursday, July 31st and Friday, August 1st to allow for our move to the new Student Health and Wellness Center. The Center is located on the 3rd floor of the Learning Resource Center, 1714 9th Ave South, Birmingham, Al 35294. We will reopen in our new space on August 4th. As a result of this closure we will not be placing any TB tests on Tuesday, the 29th or Wednesday, the 30th. We apologize for any inconvenience as we continue to improve and expand services to our students.

Alert:
To improve access, effective Monday, August 26, 2013, SHS offers same-day appointments, with walk-in hours no longer available (however, walk-ins for immunizations, titer tests, and TB tests will continue).

Student Health Services is located in the Family and Community Medicine Building at 930 20th Street South, Suite 221. The Community Health Building sits on the corner of 10th Avenue South and 20th Street.

There is free parking in the Family Practice parking lot on the north side of the building.

Office Hours


8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (M-Th)
8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (F)

**Closed daily from 12:00-1:00**

Call 205-934-3581 to schedule an appointment.

Walk-In Immunizations, Titer Tests, and TB Tests

Immunizations, Titer Tests, & TB tests are given from 8:00-11:30 & 1:00-4:30

(Except on Friday 8:00-11:30 & 1:00-4:00)

On Wednesdays TB tests are not placed after 2:00

On Thursdays TB tests are not placed at all.

After-Hours Information

If you are having an emergency call 911.

If you have an illness and need advice/assistance when the Student Health Service office is closed (nights, weekends, and holidays), call the university paging operator at (205) 934-3411 and ask for the doctor on-call for Student Health Services. This will also be the doctor on-call for UAB Family Practice.

If you have UAB Student VIVA Health insurance, you can also go to the after hours and weekend clinics that VIVA has listed on their website: www.vivahealth.com.

If you ever experience any problems with our after-hours service please contact our Medical Director, Dr. Michael Faircloth, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to report any difficulties.