The Student Health and Wellness Center, including Counseling services, will be closed on Friday, May 6 for professional development. 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.

Full-time registered undergraduate students taking a minimum of 9 credit hours and non-health related graduate students taking a minimum of 5 credit hours are eligible for the University of Alabama at Birmingham Student Health Plan administered by VIVA Health.

Students submit the application directly to VIVA Health.


VIVA Health UAB Student Insurance information page

Apply for VIVA Student Health Insurance