Health & Emotional Support Services

Student Health and Counseling Services (SHCS) provides UC Davis students with wellness, illness, and injury care. Services are available to all registered students, regardless of insurance. Students pay small fees for most services.  Call the appointment desk before going in.

All Medical Services are located at the Student Health and Wellness Center.

Counseling Services provides confidential short-term therapy to all registered UC Davis students at no charge. Students seeking routine counseling services must call the SHCS Appointment Desk at (530) 752-2349 to schedule the next available appointment.  Individual counseling appointments are located at North Hall.  If longer term counseling services are needed, referral to a community professional will be made.

Scheduling a Counseling Service Appointment for Vet Med Student.  Email vetmedcaps@ucdavis.edu or call (530) 752-2349 and say that you are a Vet Med Student. You will be scheduled to see a Vet Med Counselor at the SHCS Vet Med School Counseling office (Schalm Hall).

Scheduling a Counseling Service Appointment for Medical Students. Call (530) 752-2349 and say that you are a Med Student or leave a message for one of the School of Medicine Counselors. Or you may email medschoolcaps@ucdavis.edu.

SHCS provides both medical and mental health urgent care services at the Student Health and Wellness Center during normal hours of operation.  For urgent needs you can call (530) 752-2349 or walk in to Urgent Care at the Student Health and Wellness Center to speak with an advice/triage nurse.