What If I Get Sick

Health Center

Stop by anytime during business hours or make an appointment to see a nurse or the physician.

After-Hours Urgent Care Centers

After hours or on weekends/holidays, Urgent Care Centers are available in the area for illness or injury. Hours of operation vary. Those listed in the table below accept a variety of insurance plans:

Urgent Care Distance and Directions from UHCL
Memorial Hermann
Urgent Care Clear Lake

19419 Gulf Fwy, Suite 3, Dept 100
Webster, TX 77598

3.5 miles

  • Left onto Bay Area, head towards I-45
  • Turn right
UTMB Urgent Care, League City
2240 Gulf Freeway South
Medical Plaza One, 4th Floor
League City, TX 77573

9.1 miles

  • Left on Bay Area, head towards I-45
  • Turn left onto TX-3 S/Galveston Rd.
  • Turn right onto W. Walker St.
  • Turn right onto Ashbel Smith Ave.
  • Turn left onto Dolly Vinsant Dr.
  • At the traffic circle, take the first exit
  • Turn left, destination is on the left

Hospital Emergency Room

For serious illness or injury, go to nearest emergency room or call 911.

Hospital Emergency Room Distance and Directions from UHCL
HCA Clear Lake

500 Medical Center Blvd
Webster, Texas 77598

3.4 miles

  • Left onto Bay Area, head toward I-45
  • Left onto Galveston Rd.
  • Right onto W. Medical Center Blvd.
UTMB Clear Lake

200 Blossom St.
Webster, Texas 77598

3.4 miles

  • Left onto Bay Area, head towards I-45
  • Right onto Orchard St.
  • Destination will be on the left.
Houston Methodist Clear Lake Hospital

18300 Houston Methodist Drive
Nassau Bay, TX 77058

Please note that HMCL does not accept Student Health Insurance

4.9 miles

  • Left onto Bay Area, head towards I-45
  • Left onto Space Center Blvd.
  • Right onto Nasa Rd 1
  • Left onto Houston Methodist Drive

Police Assistance

For police assistance call:

  • On-campus emergencies: 281-283-2222
  • Off-campus emergencies: 911


  • Health Services

    Phone: 281-283-2626
    Fax: 281-283-2624
    Email: healthservices@uhcl.edu

    SSCB 1.1301
    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Box 260
    Houston, TX 77058-1002

    Office hours:
    Mon. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Please call ahead during holidays and semester breaks.