AppointmentsATTENTION: Student Health and Wellness Center will be closed from 11:15 am until 1:00 pm on Thursday, October 2, 2014 for staff training. We apologize for any inconvenience.
SHS offers same-day appointments, but walk-ins (except for immunizations, titer tests, and TB tests) are not accepted.
Call 205-934-3581 to schedule an appointment.
LocationThe Student Health & Wellness Center is located at 1714 9th Avenue South (behind the Learning Resource Center).
There is student patient parking in the lot directly in front (9th Ave. side) of the building—please ask the receptionist for a parking pass to place on the dash of your car.
Office Hours8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (M-F)
**Limited services available between 12:00-1:00 p.m.**
Walk-In Immunizations, Titer Tests, and TB TestsImmunizations, 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 InformationIf 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 firstname.lastname@example.org to report any difficulties.