UCSC Student Health Center is located on McLaughlin Drive, across the street from College 9 & John R. Lewis College. See it on the UCSC Interactive Map


UCSC Health Center
1156 High Street
University of California
Santa Cruz, CA 95064
Phone: (831) 459-2211
Fax for Medical Records only: (831) 459-3546


APPOINTMENTS: see our Appointments page or call our Appointments line at (831) 459-2500


  • Medical: see the free nurse advice line (831) 459-2591 24/7 or use Health e-Messenger
  • COVID-19 (students): Visit Health e-Messenger and select Messages > New Message >COVID-19 Questions
    (To contact the Student Health Center during Winter break for non-urgent COVID specific issues please use this method)
  • Insurance:
  • Medical Records: See Health Information Management 
  • Administrative: (Not for medical questions. Email is not secure.)
HOURS: See our current Locations & Hours
ELIGIBILITY: All currently registered undergraduate and graduate students are eligible to use Student Health Services. At times, students without UC SHIP may be referred to their off-campus providers for some non-acute conditions, preventive services, and chronic medical conditions.