Visit the medical clinic at UCalgary
We’re here to support your health. Make a medical appointment or use our walk-in clinic.
Health and wellness services at UCalgary
Your health is important, and we’re here to make sure you get the care you need. Our on-campus clinic can provide you with medical care and education on a variety of health concerns.
To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, Student Wellness Services is currently offering remote services only. If you are a student and current patient who is seeing a physician for an ongoing concern, call 403-210-9355 to make an appointment, and a physician will call you back at your appointment time. If you are not already connected to our clinic or have a new concern, please call 811 or consult the Alberta Health Services website to find an available healthcare centre.
Urgent Care Centres remain open to address urgent health issues.
Please note that walk-in clinic services are currently suspended.
The UCalgary community can access our walk-in clinic for urgent or unexpected illnesses or concerns.
The walk-in clinic is open Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Walk-in services may close earlier depending on volume. Call us at 403-210-9355 for details.
For chronic concerns, your family doctor can provide the best standard of ongoing care.
Is walk-in right for you?
Our walk-in clinic is for health concerns that need to be addressed urgently and cannot wait for an appointment.
To ensure that your time with the doctor is maximized and your wait times are kept at a minimum, please consider booking an appointment whenever possible.
Clients using walk-in clinic for non-acute issues may be asked to book an appointment and return later.
Please talk to our reception staff to find out more.
Booked appointments are for medical concerns that may require a longer appointment or do not need to be addressed urgently.
Booked appointments are available for University of Calgary students only.
See "Medical services for UCalgary students (and their dependents)" below for more information.
Have a concern that you’re unsure we can address? Have a look at the medical services we offer. If your concern isn’t listed, you can come in for a referral to a specialist.
Booked medical services are available Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
After 4:30 Monday to Thursday, limited services are available, so call ahead to make sure the service you want is available.
Our team of physicians and nurses can help you:
- Manage stable chronic diseases (like diabetes or asthma)
- Treat sprains and other injuries
- Address skin conditions including rashes, eczema or acne
- Treat cold and flu symptoms
- Pregnancy test or initial prenatal care
- Quit smoking
- Diagnose and treat mental health concerns
If none of these services are what you need, we can refer you to appropriate specialists.
Keeping regular appointments with a physician is the best way to stay on top of your overall health.
We provide annual physical exams, including pap tests.
Come in if you need an STI screening or information about contraception.
All of our services are completely confidential.
Our team provides a variety of medical procedures, including:
- Stitches for lacerations
- Checking moles and doing a biopsy if needed
- Treating warts
- Providing immunizations and allergy shots
Dr. Julie Hong provides Botox as a treatment for migraines, by referral from a family doctor.
Made an appointment? Here’s some useful information to get ready for your medical services appointment.
Before your appointment
To get ready for your first medical appointment, make a list of medications, vitamins or herbal supplements and known allergies.
Check that you have your emergency contact’s current contact information.
If your information or your emergency contact’s information changes, let us know right away.
Please give one full business days’ notice if you need to cancel an appointment.
You might be billed for late cancellations or missed appointments. Fees vary by service type.
Health plans and insurance
Bring your provincial health care card with you.
If you have Quebec Health Care, you’ll need to pay up front and submit your receipts to be reimbursed.
International students should make sure they have adequate medical insurance.
Some of the services we offer aren’t covered by provincial health plans, including sick notes ($25-$35), deferral forms ($35), and third party medical ($125).
Give us a call at 403-210-9355 if you’re unsure if the service you’re accessing is covered by your provincial health plan.