Who is eligible for health services at the University of Toronto?
- Full-time and Part-time University of Toronto Undergraduate and graduate students who have paid the appropriate incidental fees.
- Toronto School of Theology students at Emmanuel College in the conjoint full-time basic degree program (undergraduate)
- Students in the School of Continuing Studies English Language Program identified by a student card*
Eligible students typically have access to the services for the current academic year, i.e. from September 1 to August 31 of the following year. Eligibility for services continues to the end of August. This means that students are still eligible during summer months when they are not enrolled in classes or are graduating.
*Students in the School of Continuing Studies (SCS) English Language Program have access to the services for the duration of their course (4 weeks to 12 weeks) while their health insurance coverage is valid. Visit the SCS Health insurance and services page for more information.
In addition, when accessing our services, eligible students must also provide proof of valid health insurance coverage. Examples of health insurance coverage are OHIP, other provincial health insurance plans, or the University Health insurance Plan (UHIP). Students must bring their student card (TCard) and proof of valid health insurance coverage when booking an appointment or checking in for an appointment.
Students who are new to University of Toronto but require service when they arrive in August (before classes start) will be asked show proof of tuition payment or registration.
Who is not eligible for services?
- Post-doctoral fellows
- Spouse or common-law partner of a student
- Children (under 18 years old) of a student
- Toronto School of Theology students in the advance degree program
Graduate students who are on suspension or leave may be granted limited access, on a case-by-case basis by consultation with a clinician. Please contact us to discuss.
Not sure about your eligibility?
If you are not sure, please contact us to discuss.
Allergy careWe can administer your allergy shots. Bring your prescribed allergy serum, and be prepared to stay in the clinic for 20 to 30 minutes afterwards as a safety precaution. Learn more about Allergy care
Authorized release of medical recordsIf you require any of your medical information to be released from Health & Wellness to another person e.g. your healthcare provider in the community or agency, complete the Authorization of release of medical information form. Learn more about Authorized release of medical records
Disability documentationIf you do not have a family physician or a care provider and you require disability documentation for academic accommodations, we may be able to help. Learn more about Disability documentation
Flu clinic referralsHealth & Wellness offers free flu vaccinations to the University of Toronto community during flu season. Learn more about Flu clinic referrals
Food/nutrition consultation & educationOur dietitians can provide the information and support you need to eat well and stay healthy. Learn more about Food/nutrition consultation & education
Personal health visitA health check-up, more formally known as periodic Personal Health Visit (PHV), replaces the annual physical examination. Learn more about Personal health visit
Immunization servicesWe offer free vaccinations for diphtheria, polio, tetanus, mumps, measles and rubella. Other immunizations are available for a fee. Learn more about Immunization services
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Sexual and reproductive health counselling and educationThe physicians and nurses at the Health & Wellness Centre can provide counselling and information on the various forms of birth control, and can help you choose the method that is right for you. Learn more about Sexual and reproductive health counselling and education
Tuberculosis testingA Tuberculosis (TB) skin test will tell you if you have been exposed to the TB bacteria. Learn more about Tuberculosis testing
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Travel immunizations & educationThe Health &Wellness Centre is a designated Health Canada Travel Medicine Clinic, offering a complete travel immunization and education program. Learn more about Travel immunizations & education