Student Health Services

We are open

Seeing students and UA employees from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 5 p.m. weekdays

Student Health Services is open weekdays from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 5 p.m. and is seeing patients, both students and campus employees. Appointments are required to maintain social distancing and to allow for infection control. There are same-day appointments available.

The clinic has testing available for strep throat and influenza A/B if indicated.

Call 330-972-7808 to schedule an appointment. If prompted, please leave a voicemail so we can return the call and schedule an appointment for you.


Checklist of health considerations

Download our checklist of health considerations for students, which includes:

  • how to monitor your health,
  • insurance,
  • what to do in an emergency,
  • supplies to bring to campus,
  • documents you will need and more.

See also

Glad you asked: Does Student Health Services provide class-absence excuses?

Answer: No, we do not provide absence excuses for students who miss a class, presentation, exam or other academic responsibility. If you are ill, contact your professors before an absence to make arrangements for any classes or deadlines that may be missed.

Recommendations for parents

  • What immunizations are recommended?
  • What health-related items should my student bring to campus?
  • Where can my student receive health care if needed?
  • How can I effectively talk with my student about underage drinking?

See our recommendations

Our services

General, primary health care

  • Evaluation & treatment of uncomplicated illness and injury
  • Immunizations/Tuberculin skin testing
  • Academically required physical examinations
  • Referral assistance for health concerns beyond the scope of the department

Well Women's Clinic

  • Annual women's gynecological exams including PAP smears, cervical cancer screening and testing for sexually transmitted infections
  • Patient information and education about healthy & safe lifestyle practices and contraceptive options
  • Details: Well Women's Clinic

To make an appointment, call 330-972-7808.

Contact us


Student Recreation and Wellness Center, Suite 260
382 Carroll St.
Akron, OH 44315-1101


Phone: 330-972-7808
Fax: 330-972-8849

After-hours emergencies

When Student Health Services is closed, you can seek care at a number of local healthcare facilities in the greater Akron community.