Health care services available to UBC students
Including all services normally provided by your family doctor.
Referral to Student Health Service Psychiatry
Information for physicians and psychiatrists on making a referral.
Documenting an illness for academic concession
How to document an illness for academic concession if psychological difficulties or physical illness have affected your academic performance.
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
Concerned about a student?
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.