Appointments & Emergencies / After Hours Care

If you have a sudden, severe illness or serious accident dial 911.

Appointment Scheduling 

Appointments for all visit types are available at   For instructions on how to schedule an appointment click here.


For illnesses or injuries requiring immediate attention, students are urged to go to an Emergency Room. The University of Miami Hospital is located at 1400 NW 12th Avenue, Miami, 305-325-5511. Doctor's Hospital is located across from Allen Hall, at 5000 University Drive, Coral Gables, 305-666-2111. South Miami Hospital is located at 6200 S.W. 73rd Street, South Miami, 305-661-4611.  For sudden, severe illness or serious accident, students living on-campus should contact the Public Safety Department at extension 8-6666, or if appropriate dial "9-1-1". Students living off-campus should dial "9-1-1". You should know the benefits, exclusions and other requirements of your insurance plan and always carry a valid insurance ID card.

After Hours Care

After hours assistance for urgent situations can be obtained by dialing our main number 305-284-9100. Students with UnitedHealthcare insurance may also contact the UnitedHealth NurseLine by calling (800) 436-7709 and selecting the Health Resources Option.

For less urgent conditions you may visit one of the UHealth Clinics at Walgreens or one of the local Urgent Care Centers.

Virtual Visits:

For students with UM United Health Care Insurance (Available 9/1/2017) Virtual visits are available for after-hours non-emergency care.


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Mental Health Emergency

The Counseling Center provides emergency mental health services. For more information, visit their emergency services website