Our first priority is your safety and sense of wellbeing.
If you or someone you know is having a life threatening medical or mental health emergency, CALL 911 or go to the nearest emergency room. If you are in Burlington, this is at the University of Vermont Medical Center Emergency Room at 111 Colchester Avenue in Burlington (just North of Converse Hall).
If you or someone you know is having an urgent, non-life threatening medical concern that warrants same day attention by a medical professional, please call the Student Health Center Triage Nurse at 802-656-3350.
If you or someone you know is having an urgent, non-life threatening mental health concern that warrants same day attention by a mental health professional, please call CAPS at 802-656-3340 to request a same-day urgent appointment.
Phone: (802) 656-3340
Fax: (802) 656-8022
Phone: (802) 656-3340
Fax: (802) 656-9537
Primary Care and Women's Health: (802) 656-3350
Nutrition Services: (802) 656-3663 (656-FOOD)
Athletic Medicine—Patrick Gym: (802) 656-7750
Athletic Medicine—Guterson Fieldhouse: (802) 656-9951
Student Health Fax: (802) 656-8001
Nutrition Services Fax: (802) 656-8178
Athletic Medicine Fax: (802) 656-9578
Immunization Requirements and Compliance: (802) 656-0602
UVM Health Fee Information: (802) 656-0602
Health Insurance Requirement: (802) 656-0602
UVM Student Health Insurance Plan (UVM SHIP): (802) 656-0602
Medical Records: (802) 656-3303
Billing: (802) 656-8509
Please call 1-866-878-2485 to speak with our on-call triage nurse.
After hours you can reach the on-call counselor by calling CAPS at 802-656-3340 and pressing voice mail option #2. Triage counselors are available at all times to respond to students in crisis, and consult with friends, roommates, faculty, staff, or family members. These calls can be anonymous.
You can also get rapid assistance locally from the Howard Center Mobile Crisis Team: 802-488-6400.
If you are suicidal or in emotional distress, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline can put you in touch with help: 1-800-273-TALK (8255). For Hearing and Speech Impaired with TTY Equipment: 1-800-799-4TTY (4889).
We also recommend UVM's page at ULifeline: take a quick self-assessment to learn if a treatable mental health problem could be affecting you or a friend, connect with helpful resources, or just learn more about college mental health issues.