Student Health Service


The Student Health Service recommends that ALL students should get an annual Flu Shot.
That is why we are offering free Flu Shot Clinics for our Pitt students.

CLICK HERE to learn more about our upcoming free Flu Shot Clinics for Pitt students.


If you are experiencing symptoms associated with COVID-19 or believe you may have been in close contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19, please contact Student Health Service at 412-383-1800 for information on testing and treatment.   Please do not come to Student Health Service without calling first.

In the event of a life-threatening emergency, immediately call 911.

To learn more about the University’s response to COVID-19, please visit


For the health and safety of our Pitt community, the Student Health Service strongly encourages all our students to get the COVID-19 vaccine.   It is safe and highly effective.

We also ask that you upload your COVID-19 vaccination record through your Pitt SHS portal.
In the Pitt SHS portal, select Immunization from the top menu and use the appropriate COVID-19 category listed on the Immunization page to enter your data.
If you would like to check the status of your COVID-19 immunization documentation:
For detailed instructions, go to the Using Online Student Health Portal page and select Immunization History Retrieval from the function menu listing found on this page.

For students living in University Housing, you are required to submit/upload your COVID Vaccination status (Vaccine records or Exemption form) by July 31.

Students who wish to exempt themselves from any vaccinations including COVID-19, can do so by downloading and completing the Exemption to Immunizations Requirement Form in the Pitt SHS portal.

If needed, please go to this link to view detailed immunization entry instructions:
Select Immunization History Entry from the function menu listing found on immunization entry instructions page.
For COVID immunization instructions:
Select COVID Vaccine Date History Entry or COVID Vaccine Exemption Request from the function menu listing found on immunization entry instructions page.

For more information about COVID-19 vaccination, go to this link:


NEW Prescription Mailing Service!!

Get Prompt Delivery of Your Medications and Other OTC Essentials.   For your safety and convenience, the University Pharmacy can now mail most prescriptions directly to your home!

CLICK HERE to get more info about the new Prescription Mailing 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.


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.


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.