Hours

Monday-Friday

General building open hours: Monday-Friday 9am-5pm. Check specific departments below as hours may vary.

The main phone line is answered 8am-5pm.

Saturday and Sunday

Weekend hours for Urgent Care, Pharmacy, Radiology begin August 21/22 10am - 4pm.

Virtual Urgent Care appointments are available M-F from 8:30am-4pm.

Many departments have virtual offerings. See the ‘Hours by Service’ section below for options and be sure to visit each department’s web pages for further information on what's available.

Please see After Hours Assistance for resources and referral information when the Tang Center is closed.

 Hours of Operation

Day

Hours

Monday

General phone hours: 8am-5pm

General Building hours: 9am-5pm

Urgent Care hours - 9am-5pm, last patient check in 4pm. Phone appointments available 8:30am-4pm

Pharmacy: 9am-5pm

CAPS: Services can be scheduled 8am-5pm

Primary Care: in-person services 8am-5pm, phone appointments 8am-6pm

Tuesday

General phone hours: 8am-5pm

General Building hours: 9am-5pm

Urgent Care hours - 9am-5pm, last patient check in 4pm. Phone appointments available 8:30am-4pm

Pharmacy: 9am-5pm

CAPS: services can be scheduled 8am-5pm

Primary Care: in-person services 8am-5pm, phone appointments 8am-6pm

Wednesday

General phone hours: 8am-5pm

General Building hours: 9am-5pm

Urgent Care hours - 9am-5pm, last patient check in 4pm. Phone appointments available 8:30am-4pm

Pharmacy: 9am-5pm

CAPS: services can be scheduled 8am-5pm

Primary Care: in-person services 8am-5pm, phone appointments 8am-6pm

Thursday

General phone hours: 8am-5pm

General Building hours: 9am-5pm

Urgent Care hours - 9am-5pm, last patient check in 4pmPhone appointments available 8:30am-4pm

Pharmacy: 9am-5pm

CAPS: services can be scheduled 8am-5pm

Primary Care: in-person services 8am-5pm, phone appointments 8am-6pm

Friday

General phone hours: 8am-5pm

General Building hours: 9am-5pm

Urgent Care hours - 9am-5pm, last patient check in 4pm. Phone appointments available 8:30am-4pm

Pharmacy: 9am-5pm

CAPS: services can be scheduled 8am-5pm

Primary Care: in-person services 8am-5pm, phone appointments 8am-6pm

Saturday

Urgent Care, Pharmacy, Radiology and Lab open 10am-4pm

Sunday

Urgent Care, Pharmacy, Radiology and Lab open 10am-4pm

 Hours by Service

Service

Hours

Advice Nurse

Call (510) 643-7197 to speak with our 24/7 Advice Nurse. 

After Hours Assistance

Please see After Hours Assistance for information and referrals for urgent and non-urgent problems, prescription refills, emergency contraception, and other services that may be needed when UHS is closed.

Travel & Immunizations

Hours Monday-Friday 9am-4pm

Virtual Services available 8:30am-4:30pm

Appointments are needed for all vaccines. Schedule online etang.berkeley.edu (students only) or call (510) 643-7177. Special instructions: Online scheduling will be available by September 1.

Career Counseling Library

Virtual services available Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm

Cashier's Office

Open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 9am-4pm.  Wednesday 9:30am-4pm

The Cashier’s Office is also responding to voicemails, emails, and secure messages. Please feel free to leave a message at (510) 642-8450, email ship@berkeley.edu, or send a secure message through the eTang portal

Counseling (CAPS)

Monday-Friday: Virtual services can be scheduled 8am-5pm. In-person services with an appointment 9am-4pm.

Offering phone and video appointments. In-person services as requested.

Appointments booked by calling (510) 642-9494 or via the eTang portal.

For after-hours support, please call the 24/7 line at (855) 817-5667.

Employee Assistance

Monday-Friday: No building/in-person hours.

Virtual services can be scheduled 8am-5pm. Appointments available during the noon hour.

Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP Office)

Open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 9am-4pm.  Wednesday 9:30am-4pm

Please feel free to leave a message at (510) 642-5700, email at ship@berkeley.edu, or send a secure message through the eTang portal

If you have a question regarding benefits or claims, please contact Wellfleet Insurance at (833) 302-9785.

Health Promotion

Building in-person hours: 9am-12pm and 1-5pm

Health coaching and sexual health coaching available by appointment in eTang. Email hpromo@berkeley.eduand visit the Health Promotion webpage for updates on programs and activities.

Laboratory

Monday-Friday: Building/in-person hours - 9am-5pm

Please note the Lab periodically closes from 12-1pm for lunch.

Last blood draw 30 minutes before closing.

Primary Care Clinics

Monday-Friday: Building/in-person hours - 9am-5pm. Virtual services can be scheduled 8am-6pm.

If you are seeking care for cough/cold/flu/COVID-19 symptoms, you must start your care with a phone visit. You can schedule a phone appointment through the eTang portal, or by calling (510) 642-200. If you are in need of urgent medical attention (including, but not limited to, chest pain, trouble breathing, severe headache), please seek medical attention right away (see below for Urgent Care hours) and/or call the 24/7 advice nurse at (510) 643-7917.

Visit eTang or call (510) 642-2000 to make a same-day Primary Care phone or video appointment.

To book an in-person Primary Care appointment (for non-cough/cold/flu/COVID-19 related concerns), please call (510) 642-2000.

You are encouraged to contact the 24/7 Advice Nurse Line at (510) 643-7197 if you have symptoms of cough, fever, shortness of breath, or if you've had close sustained contact with a known positive COVID-19 case.

Health Records

Hours: Monday-Friday: 8am-5pm | Window hours are 10am-5pm

For patient health records requests, please call (510) 642-1804 or email uhsrecords@berkeley.edu

Currently enrolled students can also send a secure message through the eTang patient portal

Mandatory TB & Immunization Program

No building/in-person hours. The best way to reach the Mandatory TB & Immunization team is via secure message

Occupational Health

Monday-Friday: Building/in-person hours - 9am-4pm. Closed 11:45am-12:45pm. Phones answered 7:45am-4:45pm.

To report a positive COVID result, COVID exposure, or for other COVID- related questions, please call (510) 332-7192.

For work-related injuries that require attention after-hours or on weekends, go to the Alta Bates Emergency Department (510) 204-4444. 2450 Ashby Avenue, Berkeley, CA.

Pharmacy

Monday-Friday: Building/in-person hours - 9am-5pm.

Saturday & Sunday: 10am-4pm

See Pharmacy Services if you need assistance when the Pharmacy is closed.

We accept cash, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover. We can also charge your Cal Central account.

As of August1, 2021, we will no longer mail out prescriptions. We are happy to transfer your prescriptions to your local pharmacy if you are attending UC Berkeley remotely.

Physical Therapy

Monday-Friday: Telehealth 8am-4pm | In-person 9am-4pm

Closed 12-1pm everyday and 1-2pm on Mondays.

Radiology

Monday-Friday: Building/in-person hours - 9am-5pm.

Saturday & Sunday: 10am-4pm

Social Services & Nutrition

Monday-Friday: Limited in-person hours from 9am-4pm. Virtual services available 9am-5pm. All group counseling and drop-in (Let's Talk) counseling services will be virtual for fall 2021. Phones answered 9am-4pm. If you need assistance, please leave a voicemail at (510) 642-6074.
Administrative Office Hours (In-Person): 10am - 12pm & 1pm - 4pm
For after-hours support, please call the 24/7 line at (855) 817-5667.

Specialty Clinic

Monday-Friday: 9am-4pm

To schedule an appointment, call (510) 643-7177 or come to the Specialty Clinic appointment desk, located on the first floor.

Referral is required from UHS clinican. For patients currently receiving care for chronic or acute conditions or if you are currently seeing a specialist (for example, post-surgery follow-up), you may be able to make an appointment directly once outside records are reviewed.

Urgent Care

Monday-Friday: Building/in-person hours - 9am-5pm, last patient check in 4pm

Saturday & Sunday: 10am-4pm

Phone appointments available M-F - 8:30am-4pm

Although we have in-person hours, please consider making a primary care phone appointment through eTang if you’re able to. If your issue requires in-person service, we are here and happy to help you!

UHS: Contact Information

UHS Medical: (510) 642-2000

Emergency: call 911

Emergency from cell: (510) 642-3333