Student Health Service family doctors and registered nurses can help you take care of your health.

Student Health Service

Student Health Service offers a variety of health care services to help you live well, feel good, and achieve your goals. Our family doctors and registered nurses can help you take care of your physical and mental health so that you’re able to have the best university experience possible.

Urgent concerns

Need help urgently? Please let reception know. Same day appointments are available for urgent concerns.

If you have immediate safety concerns for yourself or others, call 9.1.1.

2015 Holiday Closure

Student Health Service will close at 2:00 pm on December 24, 2015 and reopen at 8:00 am on January 4, 2016.

If you need assistance during the closure, please contact:

Student Health Service Doctor on Call (urgent concerns only)


UBC Hospital Urgent Care Centre

UBC Hospital, Koerner Pavilion
2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC

Vancouver General Hospital Emergency Department

Vancouver General Hospital, Jim Pattison Pavilion
920 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC

Health care services available to UBC students

Who can use Student Health Service?

Student Health Service offers care for registered UBC students year-round. Our physicians can also act as your family doctor while you are a student at UBC.

Care is available for

  • All registered UBC students
  • Students of another institution who are visiting UBC or attending for a semester or a single course
  • Students of UBC-affiliated colleges (e.g. Regent College)
  • Students of the English Language Institute


Reach out

University life is exciting and challenging. Sometimes it’s possible to manage challenges on your own, while other times you may need support. It’s OK to reach out and ask for help if you need it.