Local Emergency and Urgent Care Centers (Off Campus)

NOTE: This page features OFF CAMPUS providers.

All centers listed are in-network providers, meaning that SHIP will reimburse a portion of the fees incurred after the co-pay.

These clinics prefer payment upfront but they will bill. Students should present an electronic version of their insurance card. See How to Use SHIP for details.

*Hours change frequently. Please call ahead to confirm the hours. 

Hospital Emergency Rooms ($250 co-pay with SHIP - waived if admitted)

Name Location Hours
Alta Bates Emergency Department
(510) 204-4444
2450 Ashby Ave
(@ Colby Street)
Open 24 hours

Note: Fees may be higher than Urgent Care Centers listed below

Summit Hospital
Emergency Department
(510) 869-6600
350 Hawthorne Ave
(34th & Webster)
Open 24 hours

OFF CAMPUS | Non-Emergency Urgent Care Centers ($50 co-pay with SHIP) within 30 miles of campus 

Name Location Hours

Carbon Health (previously called Direct Urgent Care) (this is not Tang Urgent Care on campus)
Phone: (510) 686-3621

Note: This location is NOT related to the UHS Tang Center Urgent Care. 

2920 Telegraph Avenue


Carbon Health - Albany

1080 Monroe St., #120 


Mon-Sun, 9am-7pm

Closed everyday for lunch from 12:30 to 1:30 pm 

Berkeley Outpatient Center, John Muir Urgent Care

(510) 985-5000

3100 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley (at Ashby Ave)

Mon-Fri 8am- 8pm

Sat & Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Holiday Hours 9 am - 3 pm

Sutter Health Urgent Care- Berkeley

(510) 204-5514

2500 Milvia St, Berkeley (at Dwight)

Mon-Friday 8:00am - 7:00pm

Sat & Sun: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Holiday Hours: 8 am -5 pm

Lifelong Immediate/ Urgent Care

(510) 204-7979

2001 Dwight Way #1388, Berkeley (at Milvia)

Mon-Sat 9:00am - 4:00pm,

Sunday - Closed

Holiday Hours: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm


Only for students covered by Berkeley SHIP


Available 24 hrs a day, every day

The University Health Services publishes lists of referrals as a resource to assist members of the campus community in obtaining medical care in the nearby community. This list is not comprehensive, nor is it an endorsement or a warranty of the care provided.

Call (510) 642-2000 for an appointment and (510) 643-7197 for our 24/7 advice nurse line.

Teladoc - Online Telemedicine

Teladoc is available 24/7 for SHIP Students.

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