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Health Services

The University of Bridgeport Student Health Services offers high quality, student health care for the treatment of acute illnesses and injuries. Serious medical problems are referred to the local hospital emergency room. A medical director, nurse practitioners, and nurses staff the center.

Health Services’ emphasis is geared towards wellness. We offer health education, preventive health screenings, health promotion programs and immunizations. Students’ individual needs are attended to in a confidential and caring manner. All information and records pertaining to any aspect of a student’s health are strictly confidential.

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Be Smart About the Flu

Get a Flu Shot

During the pandemic, it’s more important than ever to get a flu shot as health officials expect a return of the flu this winter.

UB Student Health Services, in partnership with Rite Aid Pharmacy, will be holding a Seasonal Flu Vaccine Clinic in the Health Sciences Center on October 13, October 27 and November 11 from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM. Flu vaccines will be available to all UB faculty, staff and students.

To schedule your appointment, please contact Student Health Services at (203) 576-4712 or

Bring the completed consent form below and present your health insurance card at the time of the appointment.

Walk-in appointments will be accommodated based on availability.

Consent Form (English)    Consent Form (Spanish)

Visit following CDC websites for information about the flu and flu prevention:

Flu Tips:

Free and Confidential HIV Testing in Student Health Services. Please call (203)576-4712 or stop by Student Health Services for a confidential appointment.

Students, faculty and staff will be able to receive free and confidential HIV Counseling and Testing on campus. Individuals may call Student Health Services at (203) 576-4712 or stop by Health Sciences Building, Room 119 for a confidential appointment. Counseling and Testing is being made available through collaboration with GBAPP (Greater Bridgeport Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention).

STD Testing provided at Student Health Services. Please call (203) 576-4712 or stop by Health Sciences Building, Room 119 to make an appointment. Testing and counseling is done by our Nurse Practitioners on staff. Ask about our STD Partner Notification Service as well.

Protect yourself. Know the truth.