Petersen Health Centre

Petersen Health Centre

Health Services is based on-campus out of the Petersen Health Centre.

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Immunity boost - graphic with cartoon viruses

Hearing a lot about measles lately?

Concered about measles or other vaccines you might be missing? You can review your immunization history and fill in any gaps at Health Services. Make an appointment today.

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Health Services front desk

Friendly staff

Staff are ready to help at the front counter of Health Services.

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Services for students

Health Services provides a variety of clinic and health services for the campus community.

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University Health Services

Welcome to University Health Services!

University Health Services (UHS) provides a full service primary health clinic for students, and coordinates healthy student and campus initiatives. We encourage students to use UHS as their primary point of health care while at UVic.

We are located at the Petersen Health Centre.

News and Events

Upcoming Clinic Closures

  • September 30, 2019: Clinic closed at 12:00pm
  • October 1, 2019: Clinic opens at 1:00pm
  • October 14, 2019: Closed for Thanksgiving
  • November 11, 2019: Closed for Remembrance Day

Flu Shots

Protect yourself and others around you this flu season: wash your hands frequently, get a flu shot and stay home if you are ill.  

Book an apointment with a nurse at Health Services to get a free flu shot. 

Volunteer Opportunities!

We are now accepting applications for:

  • the Student Health Ambassador and Peer Educator (SHAPE) Program
  • the Harm Reduction Centre
  • the FitConnect Program

Find more information here. Please email if you are interested in volunteering in one of these programs.

Meningococcal Vaccination

Globally, every year more than 1.2 million people are affected by meningitis.
10 % of patients die, and 20 % or more sustain permanent damage and disability.
Meningococcal disease is most common in: infants and children less than 5 years old,
and young adults aged 15 to 24.
Get your meningococcal vaccine!
phone to book your appointment at any time during clinic hours
Visit to find out more about meningitis.