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Student Health Center

It's a basic truth - when you feel well physically and mentally, you function well. Unfortunately, things don't always go as smoothly as you would like. Little things (and sometimes big ones) can get in the way of taking care of yourself and doing well. This makes it difficult to do and feel your best.

SLU Student Health Center

Whether it is a sore throat or feeling stressed and worn down, the Student Health Center is here to help you. We are trained professionals committed to providing quality care to Saint Louis University students.

Contact the Student Health Center for more information about our services or to make an appointment.


We are open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, with an on-call nurse service during all non-office hours.

We have walk-in hours for nurse services like drug screens, fit tests, immunizations and allergy shots from 9am - 11:30am and from 1pm - 4:00pm Monday through Friday.

You can call 314-977-2323 and ask to speak to the nurse on call any time the Student Health Center is closed and they will provide:

  • Medical advice
  • Information on local urgent cares or emergency rooms

2017-18 Weekly Clinic Schedule

The Student Health Center is open with limited services and clinic schedules during breaks and is closed on University holidays.

How to Make an Appointment

Visits with our physicians are made by appointment. However, if there is an urgent situation,we strongly encourage you to walk in and to speak with a nurse.

Please call 314-977-2323 to schedule your appointment.  If you have an appointment you cannot make - please let us know.  Even if it is an hour before it may help us to get someone else in.  Not showing up for an appointment could result in a $20 no show fee.  

Emergency Care

In the event of a medical or psychiatric emergency, you should call 911 immediately and arrange for ambulance transportation to the nearest hospital.

After Hours

We are open Monday through Friday from 8am - 5pm excluding university holidays. 

We have a nurse advice line after hours and on weekends.  You may call our same number, 314-977-2323, and ask to speak with one of our nurses.  They can give advice or direct you to a local urgent care for non-emergency care.  We most commonly refer to the Total Access - Tower Grove location.    They are open every day from 8 am to 8 pm, including holidays.  

There is also a counselor from the University Counseling Center on call after hours and on weekends.  They can be reached at 314-977-8255 (TALK). 


The Student Health Center is located on the ground floor of Marchetti Tower East, just south of the Busch Student Center.


There are a few parking spaces reserved in the lot in front of Marchetti Towers for both Student Health and Physical Therapy. If you park in one of these spots, please bring your vehicle information, including license plate, to the front desk staff when you check in. If those spots are full, the nearest parking garage is the Laclede lot, half a block west of  Grand Blvd. on Laclede Ave. If you do not have SLU parking, you may park in Laclede as a guest - bring your ticket to us for validation.


The SLU Student Health Center offers a wide range of services covering the basic cold to specialized care of preexisting medical conditions. We're here for you, whether it's a quick flu shot to keep you healthy, advice on vaccines before spending a semester abroad or ongoing physical therapy to help you recover from an injury.

Learn More About Our Services

Working at the Student Health Center

Can you see yourself working at the Student Health Center? Email to find out more about our student worker position.