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, including UnitedHealthcare:

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
Immediate Medical Care Urgent Care
1202 NASA Bypass
Houston, TX 77058

4.0 miles

  • Left on Bay Area, head towards I-45
  • Turn left onto El Camino Real
  • Turn left onto NASA Pkwy
  • Make a quick right onto Space Park Dr.

Hospital Emergency Room

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

Hospital Emergency Room Distance and Directions from UHCL
Houston Methodist St. John Hospital

18300 St. John Drive     
Nassau Bay, TX 77058

4.9 miles

  • Left onto Bay Area, head towards I-45
  • Left onto Space Center Blvd.
  • Right onto Nasa Rd 1
  • Left onto St. John Dr.

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.