All full-time, non-dissertation students residing in the Greater Delaware Valley area are required to have coverage for the Student Health Service (SHS). The clinical fee is automatically posted to student bursar accounts on the first tuition bills of the fall and spring semesters. The charge for the academic year of 2017-2018 is $546.00; $273 per semester.

This fee is mandatory for all full time, non-dissertation and exchange students (in classes for one term or longer) and  is mandatory for all students enrolled in the PennStudent Insurance Plan (PSIP).

The fee provides access to SHS, including unlimited nursing and doctor visits. A list of SHS servicies is here. Visits to SHS are by appointment only.