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What do I do if I am sick, injured, or have medical questions or concerns?

Students are encouraged to call and speak directly to a registered nurse about their symptoms through our Dial-A-Nurse system at 804-289-8700. After evaluating the history and symptoms, the nurse will advise the most appropriate action.

When is the Student Health Center open?

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 8:30 a.m.–noon and 1–4:30 p.m. Wednesday: 10:00–noon and 1:00–4:30 p.m.

Do I need an appointment?

Students can now log onto their SpiderHealth Web Portal using their NetID and password to self-schedule appointments, access lab results, billing information, immunizations and complete medical forms.

Where is the SHC located?

On the first floor of the Special Programs Building (#31), next to the police station.

If I have a general question about services or medical records at the SHC, what number do I call?

Call the front desk at (804) 289-8064.

Who is eligible to use the SHC?

All full-time University of Richmond students are eligible for services at the SHC.

What if I don't have health insurance and need coverage while at UR?

See information about obtaining health insurance.