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The Student Health Center

is located in the
Medical Arts Building
2139 Georgia Avenue NW (Georgia Ave & W Sts, NW)
Suite 201-second Floor


Phone: (202) -806-
7540
Phone: (202) 806-7539
Fax: (202)-806-7416

studenthealth@howard.edu
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HU Hospital
College of Dentistry
College of Medicine

 

Welcome to the Student Health Center


The Staff at the Howard University Student Health Center is committed to providing all students with health care that is
of high quality, safe, confidential and respectful. We are open to any comments and ideas that can assist us in improving the services we provide to you, the student.

The Student Health Center is the primary provider of health care for students enrolled at Howard University. We should be your first stop for:

  • Preventative and sick care
  • Chronic disease management
  • Referrals to specialists
  • Immunizations and TB screening
  • Health clearances

All enrolled students are automatically enrolled in the student health insurance plan through UnitedHealthCare Student Resources.

Did You Know?

You can talk to a nurse 24 hours a day on My Nurse Line: 1-877-643-5130 PIN: 211
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You can check Bison Web to see if you have a medical hold. To get information on removing your medical hold Click Here!

Note: UnitedHealthCare is the new insurance carrier for the 2015-16 academic year. Please check out www.uhcsr.com/howard for more details, including the health insurance brochure.

On this webpage, you can

  • Create your “My Account”
  • Get your ID card (downloadable to your phone! Or, you can request a paper copy)
  • Download the phone app to be able to locate providers

PPD (TB skin tests) are available every day except Thursdays. Please call to confirm that we have it before you come to Student Health Center.

Student Health Center Hours of Operation

Hours of Operation (Summer)
Summer: Monday -Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Academic year: (starting Aug 24, 2015)
Morning hours of operation
8:00 AM - 12:00 Noon. The last walk-in appointment for morning hours will be at 11:00 AM

Afternoon hours of operation
Mon/Tue/Thur/Fri: Afternoon hours of operation are from 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM. The last walk-in appointment for afternoon hours will be at 3:00 PM.
Wed: Afternoon hours of operation are from 1:30 PM - 7:00 PM. The last walk-in appointment for afternoon hours will be at 5:00 PM

Nurse Triage:
The Student Health Center has 24 hour Student Emergency Care Hotline which provides advice from Registered Nurses and comprehensive resources.
For confidential healthcare advice and information, 24 hours a day, call toll-free 1-877-643-5130 PIN: 211

Women's Services:
Seen by appointment ONLY. Please call the Student Health Center at least 1 week in advance to schedule an appointment.

“Preventative visits (i.e. pap smears) do not require a co-pay, however, there may be a co-pay of $25 for other gynecologic issues that are addressed by a gynecologist.

Tuesday 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM The last appointment will be scheduled at 4:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM. The last appointment will be scheduled at 1:30 PM

Physicals:
Seen by appointment ONLY. Please call the Student Health Center at least 1 week in advance to schedule an appointment.
Any documents required for completion of physicals will be returned to students 1 week after the scheduled physical exam.

Medical students requiring physicals will need to schedule an appointment for Wednesdays and Friday

Student athletes requiring physicals should contact Ms. Cleveland, Director of Sports Medicine, to schedule an appointment.

 





 

 


 


 

 

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