UF Student Health Care Center - Shands Hospital

UF Student Health Care Center - Shands Hospital
(352) 294-5700
1395 Center Drive
Gainesville, FL 32601
Phone: (352) 294-5700
FALL/SPRING: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm (closed 12-1pm); Closed Sat-Sun
SUMMER: Mon-Fri 8am-4:30pm (closed 12-1pm); Closed Sat-Sun
Closed on UF Holidays; break week hours vary. Please call ahead for appointment.

The UF Student Health Care Center, accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, offers a wide variety of health and wellness services to help keep University of Florida students at their best. Our Board-certified physicians, as well as nurse practitioners and other health care professionals, look forward to serving you!

UF Student Health Care Center - Shands Hospital also offers occupational medicine and workers' compensation services for all UF employees, including the needle stick hotline and pathogen education, treatment of job-related injuries, smoking-cessation programs, pre-placement health assessments and monitoring of chronic medical conditions that could affect or be affected by one’s job.


Medical Records

To obtain a copy of your medical records from UF Student Health Care Center - Shands Hospital, please contact (352) 294-5700.

Pay your bill

If you have questions or wish to pay in person, please consult our billing section.

Accepted Insurance

Shands hospitals and UF Physician practices accept insurance from numerous providers, including Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida, CIGNA, Humana, Capital Health, United Healthcare, Medicaid, and state and government services. For a full list of accepted plans visit our Insurance / Billing page.

Insurance acceptance varies between physicians and locations and is subject to change. To confirm that a specific physician will accept your insurance, please contact the practice using the telephone numbers listed at the top of the page. A representative will be happy to assist you.

Financial Assistance

Patients who lack insurance coverage or are unable to pay their portion of the healthcare services they receive may qualify for financial assistance based upon their income level.

UF Health is tobacco-free

Help us maintain our strong commitment to patients and to promoting good health in our communities: please don't smoke, chew tobacco or use electronic cigarettes on UF Health-owned or -operated properties. Thank you.