(940) 565-2790 


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The Student Health and Wellness Center Pharmacy is a state-owned, fully-licensed pharmacy.  All eligible students, faculty and staff, with a UNT ID card, may use the SHWC Pharmacy.  If you are not currently enrolled in classes and are unsure of your eligibility, please call (940) 565-2790 to speak with a Pharmacy representative to determine if you are still able to use this service.

Every semester we compare our prices with local pharmacies.  


The SHWC Pharmacy is conveniently located in Chestnut Hall on the first floor across from the elevator.

Prescription Orders 

The SHWC Pharmacy fills prescriptions obtained from SHWC medical providers as well as outside medical providers.  Your primary physician may call your prescription in to us at (940) 565-2790 or fax us at (940) 565-3150.  Prescriptions not picked up within 7 days will be returned to stock.

Prescription Refills 

You can request refills in advance by calling (940) 565-2790.  Please have your prescription number ready to give to the technician when calling.  Please be aware that if your prescription is out of refills it may take up to 48 hours for additional refills to be obtained through your physician.

Prescription Transfers 

Do you currently have a refill at a different pharmacy that you would like to fill here at UNT?  No problem!  Bring in your latest prescription label or receipt and we'll take care of the rest.  If you don't have either a label or receipt just provide us with your name and date of birth, pharmacy name and phone number and prescription number or drug name.

Prescription Insurance 

The SHWC Pharmacy accepts most commercial pharmacy insurance plans (e.g. PCS, CVS/Caremark, Express Scripts, BC/BS Texas (Prime), Aetna, Optum, and Federal Blue Cross).   If unsure whether we accept your prescription insurance, just call the SHWC Pharmacy and provide the BIN (bank identification number) located on the card or stop by and present your card at the front desk.  Some examples of BINs we accept:

  • 004336                              610279
  • 011552                              610415
  • 012882                              610494
  • 610029                              610502
  • 610239                              610593

If we do not accept your insurance plan, we will be happy to give you a price check as we try to keep our prescription prices affordable, even without insurance.

At this time we are unable to accept Tricare insurance or Medicaid plans.

Over the Counter Medications

SHWC Pharmacy also offers a variety of over the counter (OTC) products, including PlanB, for purchase without a prescription.  

Other Services 

We welcome any medication questions and are happy to provide you with information about any medication.


Payment is expected at the time of service.  We accept cash, credit card (American Express, Discover, Mastercard & Visa), and Apple/Android payments.

Medical Records

The SHWC Pharmacy will not disclose Protected Health Information about our patients without prior written consent from the patient on a per request basis.  For patients under 18 years of age, parents may request most medical information.  Call for details at (940) 565-2790.

For medical or clinical records please contact the Medical Records department at (940) 565-3541.