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Important health-related information for incoming students

In addition to the requirements for new undergraduate and graduate students, there is important health-related information you should familiarize yourself with before coming to campus.

Summer Hours begin June 5

Beginning Monday, June 5, University Health Services will be observing summer hours.

In case of emergency, dial 9-1-1, or go to Penn Medicine Princeton Medical Center*.

Student Health Outpatient Medical Services

M-F: 8:45am – 4:15pm

Counseling & Psychological Services…
Infirmary open on Memorial Day

McCosh Health Center‘s Infirmary will be open on Monday, May 29. Please use the intercom system at the front entrance of the building to access service.

Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, May 30 at 8:45 a.m.

In case of an emergency, dial 9-1-1.

Summer Health for Princeton Students

University Health Services and Environmental Health & Safety want to ensure you have a safe and healthy summer at Princeton. Here are some important tips to help you do that:

Access health care (routine, urgent and emergency…
UHS lifts masking requirement in McCosh Health Center & Caldwell Fieldhouse

The COVID-19 transmission level for Mercer County is low according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

At this time, the mask mandate within University Health Services has been lifted. Masking will not be required in either McCosh Health Center or Caldwell Fieldhouse for staff, providers…

CPS Offering Single 60-Minute Counseling Sessions - 4/24-5/12

CPS is pleased to announce that during the final weeks of the Spring semester we are once again offering 60-minute single counseling sessions for students who would like to have extended time to meet with one of our Counselors. These sessions will be available in-person at UHS and online via telehealth.  

In Support of Health Care Services for the Transgender and Gender Diverse Community

Princeton University Health Services (UHS) is dedicated to respecting the rights and welfare of the Transgender and Gender Diverse community. Over the past year, several states have passed legislation that does harm to the LGBTQIA community, and particularly trans folx. These include laws restricting access to gender affirming health care for…

Student Health Plan (SHP) 2023-24 plan year fee

There are fees for the Student Health Plan 2023-24 coverage year (8/1/2023-7/31/2024).

Fees for SHP 2023-24 plan year (8/1/2023 – 7/31/2024) Plan Enrollee 12 months Students $3,150 Spouse $2,310 Child 1 $1,155 Children (2) $2,310 Children…
AAAHC's "Kershner Innovations in Quality Improvement Award" Received for UHS STI Testing Project

Quality improvement is a cornerstone value of University Health Services and is embedded in our clinical practices.

Doctor of Nursing Practice, Amanda Borgstrom, implemented a QI project, entitled “Increasing Effective Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Screening and Testing for Patients at a University Health Center". The project was awarded…

Update on UHS' Strategic Initiative v3.1

UHS' Strategic Initiative v3.1 (2021-2025) is underway. 


This current planning effort builds on the work of UHS’s second Strategic Initiative (“SIv2”), which covered the period 2015 through 2018. Calendar 2019 had been a planning year for our third strategic initiative, Strategic Initiative v3.0 (“SIv3”) and its…