OFFICE OF EXTENDED STUDIES (Summer Term, Winter Term, Freshmen Connection, Freshmen First, Pre-College Programs, Professional Programs, Continuing Education Programs)
Appendix D: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND POLICY AND PROCEDURES ON THE DISCLOSURE OF STUDENT EDUCATION RECORDS III-6.30(A)
Appendix J: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND PROCEDURES FOR REVIEW OF ALLEGED ARBITRARY AND CAPRICIOUS GRADING--UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS III-1.20(B)
Appendix M: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND POLICY ON THE COLLECTION, USE AND PROTECTION OF ID NUMBERS VI-26.00(A)
Appendix O: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND POLICY ON PROMOTING RESPONSIBLE ACTION IN MEDICAL EMERGENCIES (APPROVED BY THE PRESIDENT V-1.00(J)
University Health Center (UHC)Campus Drive, Building 140
Hours of Operation:
About the University Health Center
The University Health Center (UHC) is a nationally accredited ambulatory health care facility located on Campus Drive (across from the Adele H. Stamp Student Union). All registered students living on or off-campus are eligible to use the UHC. The UHC is open during the hours listed above, with varied hours during semester breaks, holidays and summer sessions. Visit the UHC website, www.health.umd.edu , for up-to-date information. For life-threatening or Mental Health Emergencies, call 911 or (301) 405-3333 ( University of Maryland Police Department ). Click here for a list of area hospitals and their contact information.
University Health Center offers comprehensive health services including:
How to Access Care
Students are seen by appointment for routine care 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. on weekdays. Medical services are limited after 5:00 p.m. and on Saturdays 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Paying for Your Care
The University Health Center Pharmacy participates with many pharmacy insurance plans.
Mental Health and Nutrition services are not billed through insurance.
Please call (301) 314-9144 if you have further questions about fees or using your health insurance at the UHC. You may also refer to our health insurance Frequently Asked Questions page.
Students younger than 18 years will need permission from a parent or legal guardian to be treated, except for mental health and sexual health services. Treatment and visit information will only be given to parents with the student's consent or through a court ordered subpoena. If the visit is billed through an insurance policy, the insurance company may send detailed information concerning a medical visit to the policy holder (i.e. parent).
Mandatory Health Insurance
The University of Maryland requires all undergraduate students enrolled in 6 or more credits to show proof of health insurance. This is an active process that must be completed each year.
Graduate Students are exempt from this requirement.
Additional information on student insurance and Frequently Asked Questions can be found on the University Health Center’s web site: www.health.umd.edu/mhifaq .
The University of Maryland requires ALL new students, including graduate and transfer students, to provide proof of two immunization dates for Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR). The Immunization Record Form must be submitted to the University Health Center at Orientation, but no later than the first day of class. Completed forms can also be faxed to 301-314-5234.