Health Service Information

Student Health and Counseling provides primary care for enrolled students, with an emphasis on wellness and prevention, stressing each student's personal responsibility for health.

How to Schedule An Appointment

To schedule an appointment with a nurse for immunizations, titers, or QuantiFERON-TB Gold test you can conveniently do so here
or call (409) 747-9508.

All Services Provided
  • Screening for and provision of required immunizations, titers, and QuantiFERON-TB Gold testing
  • Certification of required immunizations
  • Assessment and treatment of occupational exposures to blood and body fluids or other communicable diseases ( no appointment needed)
  • Primary care
  • Evaluation and treatment of minor illnesses and injury
  • Upper respiratory infections
  • Sexually transmitted infections
  • Referrals to specialty clinics
  • Referral for x-ray and other radiology services as needed
  • Review of Mask Fit Clearance Form
  • Research Lab Clearance
  • Well Woman Exams/Pap Smears
  • Contraception Management
  • Well Male Exams
  • Management of chronic stable disease (asthma, diabetes, hypertension)
  • Prescription refills
  • Travel medications and immunizations: Check the Center for Disease Control website (CDC)
After Hours Care

After hours, weekends, and holidays you may call the Access Center at 1-(800) 917-8906, or (409) 772-2222. Telephone triage is provided by the Access Center and physician backup consultation is available. Emergency Room and hospitalization costs are the student's responsibility.

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Location Information:

Lee Hage Jamail Student Center
301 University Blvd - 3rd Floor
Galveston, TX 77555-1369

Phone: 409-747-9508
Fax: 409-747-9330
Email:  stdwappt@utmb.edu

Hours:
Monday-Friday 7am - 5pm
*Major credit cards only.

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After Hours Care:

After hours, weekends, and holidays, you may call the Access Center at 409-772-2222 or 800-917-8906. Telephone triage is provided by the Hotline and physician backup consultation is available.

Emergencies:
Please go directly to the nearest emergency room. Students are responsible for all charges related to emergency care.