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Health & medical

UVic Health, part of the Student Wellness Centre, provides students with with quality health care during their time at UVic. From our primary care health clinic to campus initiatives, we’re here to support your health, wellness and academic success.

You can use UVic Health as your primary care provider throughout your studies. You can consistently see the same clinician for ongoing care.

You can find us at the Health and Wellness Building.

Medical care

Please check Health and Counselling websites for the latest COVID-19 updates.

We offer confidential and comprehensive medical care to students. You can walk in, book an appointment or contact us in case of an emergency.

We offer two types of appointments to suit your needs.

  • Same-day appointments—for patients needing a very quick appointment for urgent and unexpected issues. Walk in and wait for first available appointment.
  • Pre-booked appointments—we encourage you to pre-book whenever possible. Phone our clinic line at 250-721-8563 and book your appointments in advance.

Health programs

UVic Health promotes, facilitates and partners with others on health programs for the campus community.

Sports injury clinic

The UVic Sports Injury Clinic provides physiotherapy and massage therapy to UVic students. You can find us on the ground floor of the Centre for Athletics, Recreation and Special Abilities (CARSA). Telehealth is also available for physiotherapy appointments.

You have to make it an appointment to see us, but you don’t need a referral. Your extended health care plan may need a referral for reimbursement of charges.


Campus pharmacy

UVic Campus Pharmacy is in the Student Union Building on campus. We are off the main concourse across from the Cinecenta concession.



For emergencies, please call 911 and then Campus Security at 250-721-7599.

If you need an urgent same-day appointment, contact UVic Health at 250-721-8563. We’re open Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Let the receptionist know about any urgent concerns so we can prioritize you.

Other emergency contacts.

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