Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the Student Health Center?

We are located in Wilson Hall Room 325,323 and 324.

Who is eligible to receive care?

Any UAH student currently registered 3 credit hours.

What hours is the Student Health Center open?

Clinic - Room 325 Monday - Friday 8:15am - 12:00pm and 1:30pm - 5:00pm.
Immunizations - Room 323 Monday - Friday 8:15am - 5:00pm.
Student Health Insurance - Room 324 Monday - Friday 8:15am - 5:00pm.

What services are available?

We offer a variety of services. Treatment of minor illnesses and injuries, preventative health services, including gynecological exams, vaccinations, health counseling and testing. For a full list, please see our Clinic Services page.

How much does it cost?

The current fee for an office visit is $10.00. A physical is $25.00. Lab tests will be an additional fee. Payment is expected on the date of service.

Does the Student Health Center file my insurance?

We do not file insurance. We keep our costs low to be able to serve all our students.

Does the Student Health Center have a Dentist or Optometrist?

No, we do not. We can provide names of some dentists and eye doctors who are taking new patients.

Do I need an appointment?

We do ask you call 256-824-6775 for an appointment with the Student Health Center clinic.

How long will the appointment last?

The length of the visit varies. A new patient appointment will take longer than an established patient; a physical takes longer than a follow up appointment. Most appointments will take less than an hour.

Is there a charge for missed appointments?

Yes, we charge $10.00 for missed appointments. To avoid this fee please call 256-824-6775 to cancel or reschedule your appointment at least 4 hours prior to your appointment. The SHC also charges if you are late for your appointment. 

Can I get an excuse for missed classes?

We do not give excuses. Upon request we will give you documentation stating you were seen in the Student Health Center.

 

Who do I contact if I have a HOLD on my account due to immunizations?

Please call the immunization department at 256-824-6948 or you may visit room 323 in Wilson Hall for assistance.