The Student Health and Wellness Center is committed to providing excellent healthcare to our students. Student success, development, and preparation for global citizenship is dependent on the many facets of good health. Mindful of our diverse population we promote responsible personal health choices to enhance each individual's lifelong health and well being.
Within our purpose we support the mission of the University to ensure service and quality in teaching performance, public service and outreach.
Students enrolled in the current semester who have paid the medical service fee are eligible for services at the SHWC.
Medical visits are by appointment or on a limited walk-in basis as determined necessary by nurse assessment. To schedule an appointment, call (940) 565-2333 or schedule through the MyOsh online service. A student ID card is required at check-in. Students with University-endorsed insurance should bring their insurance card as well. Click to see other pages for more information on hours, location and parking, or pricing.
Our professional staff includes licensed physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, certified lab technologists, radiology technician, pharmacists, administrative, business, and medical records personnel. Part time staff includes psychiatrists, registered dietitian, and a massage therapist.
Our licensed medical and support staff provides primary health care and additional services, including but not limited to:
Additional health services available to UNT students includes:
Please be aware when requesting a prescription refill that it may take up to 48 hours to fill that request.
Patient Privacy and Confidentiality
The Student Health and Wellness Center is compliant with HIPAA, FERPA, and other state and federal law. Our staff takes all possible steps to protect the privacy and confidentiality of patients' Protected Health Information. For more information, visit our medical records department.
The visit with a general practitioner is free for students who have paid the Medical Services Fee with their tuition. Students who waive out of paying the Medical Services Fee will pay a $15 use fee to see a provider. The UNT Health Center offers competitive pricing on ancillary services such as pharmacy, lab work and x-ray. Payment is expected at the time of service and may be made by cash, check, or by credit card (AMEX, Discover, Mastercard, or Visa).
As an extension of our customer service, the SHWC files medical insurance claims for the University endorsed student insurance policy underwritten by United Healthcare Student Resources. The pharmacy also accepts some prescription insurance plans.
Meadows Center for Health Resources
The Meadows Center for Health Resources offers a wide variety of health and wellness opportunities including:
Condom Club for receiving education on sexual health and how to protect you and your partner
Health Education Programs
Individual Health Counseling
Low Cost Massage Therapy
Mean Green Screen, a free anonymous HIV Test Site
The SHWC has specialized information for international students. Please visit the international students page or call 940-565-2333 for more information.
If special accommodations are needed to utilize clinical services, please call (940) 565-2333 to arrange accommodation.
For emergencies call 911 or go directly to a hospital emergency room.