Student Health Service


We are your primary source for high-quality medical care and health education during your years at Pitt.   Our facility is fully accredited, and we employ a team of dedicated professionals who can serve a wide range of your healthcare needs.   Our services will enhance your living and learning experience, and contribute to your holistic well-being.

Community Health Update: Coronavirus

The University of Pittsburgh continues to monitor the outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus, 2019-nCoV, first detected in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. At this time, no suspected cases have been reported at any of Pitt’s campuses or in the Pittsburgh region.

Read the full community message here.


We care deeply about the health and well-being of every student.   We’ve established a comprehensive health care program at Student Health Service (SHS) that includes an outpatient clinic with an array of medical services, a full-service pharmacy, and robust health education programming.


SHS_NO SAT CLINIC HOURSCall 412-383-1800 to schedule an appointment. Scheduled appointments must be canceled a minimum of two hours prior to the appointment to avoid a “no-show” fee.

Student Health Service is open Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 8:30AM-7:30PM, Tuesday and Friday from 8:30AM-5:00PM and Saturday from 10AM-3PM.

The SHS also offers walk-in hours for acute illness every afternoon through our UrgiCare Service, Monday – Friday, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm.
CLICK HERE for more details about our UrgiCare Service.

Nurse Triage is also available for minor illnesses, every Monday – Friday, 9:00am – 12:00noon and 1:00pm – 4:00pm.


AAAHC SymbolWe are fully accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC).   Accreditation demonstrates that we have met nationally recognized standards for outpatient health care.   Achievement of this recognition supports our commitment to quality health care for our entire student community.


Across the United States, measles outbreaks have been occurring in increasing numbers over the course of this year.If you would like to learn more about measles- from transmission to prevention…
CLICK HERE to review our Measles Fact Sheet.Do not hesitate to contact the Student Health Service at 412-383-1800 with any questions you may have.
The SHS also administers the MMR vaccine to students who need to be immunized.
CLICK HERE to review the University Policy for student immunization requirements.