Welcome to Student Health & Campus Health

Time to get your annual flu vaccine! Getting your flu vaccine is the single most effective way to prevent the flu. While influenza vaccinations cannot provide 100 percent protection, they can lessen the severity and duration of symptoms. Our annual Flu Clinics are October 11-13 in Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall. Click here for more information on our Flu Clinics.

  • Wednesday, October 11th - 11am to 7:30pm
  • Thursday, October 12th - 11am to 7:30pm
  • Friday, October 13th - 11am to 3pm

Still have questions? Visit our Flu FAQ, learn the signs and symptoms of influenza, and be sure to Save the Date!


The University created two grant programs for PhD students tohelp offset the cost of health and dental insurance. Please visit the GraduateStudent Center's website to find more information. Two grants for PhD students with families were alsocreated to help offset the cost of childcare, family expenses, and healthinsurance. Please visit the Family Center's website to find moreinformation.


There is a national shortage of Yellow Fever vaccine. The only US manufacturer, Sanofi Pasteur, has very tight restrictions on the vaccine supply. Currently, SHS has limited availability of  the Yellow Fever vaccine, which will be given in strict accordance with CDC recommendations. Please call to discuss your travel plans should they be to areas where the vaccine is required.

Penn has a plethora of resources that are here to support your health, wellness and academic needs. Review the Wellness Guide created by students for student, or check out any of these offices below. Be healthy, Penn! 

(including nights/weekends)
Office of the Chaplain
Weingarten Learning Resources Center
RAP Line
(Reach A Peer, 
9pm - 1am)
Special Services
VPUL / Student Intervention Services

Student Health Service
(including nights/weekends)


Have you done your part?  It's not too late to be vaccinated.  (link to appointments)