full-time student new to the university must show proof of health
insurance that meets the FSU Board of Trustee requirements prior to
registration once each year either through completion of a waiver or
purchase of the student health insurance offered through FSU.
University Health Services,
accredited primary care facility, provides medical care and outreach
programs through a team of dedicated professionals. As a
student-focused, student-friendly center, its mission is to advance the
quality of life for university students,improving academic performance
and increasing retention. University Health Services works in
conjunction with many university departments, but is part of the
Division of Student Affairs to maintain our focus and attention on
For questions about Health Compliance or Insurance, please
email us at email@example.com.
UHS will be closed Monday, January 20 for the birthday
of Martin Luther King, Jr. and reopen at 8 AM on Tuesday, January 21.
Please Note: There is a
emergency center on 1260 Metropolitan Blvd near I10. Be aware that if
you have the FSU Florida Blue insurance it will be billed as an
emergency room visit and will be out of network should you use this
center. We recommend going to this center ONLY in a life-threatening
In every other case, it would be less expensive to go to
the Urgent Care Center on 1541 Medical Drive next to the Tallahassee
Memorial Hospital or to any Patients First.
Saturday, August 23rd is the first Saturday Clinic of the Fall semester. Fall hours begin August 23rd.
Monday-Thursday: 8AM - 6PM
Friday-Saturday: 8AM - 4PM
Important Dates to Remember:
Open enrollment for Fall and ANNUAL Health Insurance ends: September 15th
Last day of classes: December 5th
Last Saturday Clinic: December 6th
Fall term ends: December 12th
Residence Halls close: December 13th at NOON
Commencement: December 13th
Monday, September 1st, 2014: Labor Day. UHS is CLOSED
Tuesday, November 11th: Veteran's Day. UHS is CLOSED.
Wednesday, November 26th: UHS closes at 5PM.
Thursday, November 27th-Saturday, November 29th: Thanksgiving Holiday. UHS is CLOSED.
This is a
inform our FSU campus
law, we must inform you of this change. Please click the link in the
Have you provided all
health related forms for enrollment?
Click here to check.
We bill all insurances.
We are currently contracted providers with Aetna, Blue Cross Blue
CIGNA, Humana and United. We are working on becoming contracted
providers with CHP and Tri-Care.
parents and students. Please remember to fax in your completed health history form and complete
insurance waiver/purchase prior
to your arrival at FSU. This will help prevent any delays in
registering for classes. PLEASE DO NOT FAX OR MAIL
COPIES OF YOUR INSURANCE CARD.
Click the button below to show proof of
insurance or purchase the university-sponsored plan:
sponsored insurance does not cover participation in
collegiate athletics. Check with Nick Pappas at 850-645-2700 for
Participation in intramural sports and sports clubs is
covered. The student health plan does cover FSU Cheerleader
and Golden Girl members as sports club participants.
Parents and Students,
WELCOME to the University Health Services’s
Insurance Management Information System (SIMIS).
Healthy students meet their academic goals.
University Health Services administers the requirement for insurance
the university. Every full-time student new to the university
must show proof of comparable health insurance prior to registration
once each year or purchase the student health insurance.
Other insurance is acceptable as comparable if it meets
requirements listed under Private Insurance Requirements to the left.
Please use this site as a resource as you decide on the
options available to you.
University Health Services is an appointment based
are scheduled by calling the Central Appointment Unit
Appointments are required for all clinics
the General Medical Clinics, Psychiatric Clinic, Women’s Clinic, and
If you are experiencing life threatening problems, call
remember to bring your FSU-Card and your insurance card with you to
your scheduled appointment and show them to the receptionist when you
Arrive On Time! Patients should arrive at least 15 minutes
to routine appointments. Some appointments will require arrival 1 hour
prior to the scheduled time. Please refer to appointment reminder
information or inquire in the clinic if you are unsure.
If you are unable to make your scheduled appointment,
please call 24 hours in advance to cancel.
Women’s Clinic provides quality care in a compassionate and caring
environment. Our primary goal is to ensure each patient feels
comfortable and free to ask any question related to women’s health
University Health Services is aware of the current situation regarding Ebola outbreaks in West Africa and will continue to monitor its progress. The current risk for the student population as a whole is low, but we recommend any student or faculty member who recently traveled to Liberia, Guinea, Sierra Leone or Nigeria be evaluated if any signs of illness occur or if they may have been exposed to someone with the disease.
For questions or concerns about the University Health Center's response on FSU campus, please contact us at 850 644-8869.
Persons returning from an affected area but have not had direct contact with the body fluids of symptomatic infected persons or animals, or objects who have been contaminated with body fluids, should monitor their health for 10 days. Those with a potential exposure should monitor their health for 21 days post exposure. Regardless, any traveler who becomes ill, even if only with a fever, should consult a health-care provider immediately and tell him or her about their recent travel and potential contacts.
Emergency Information and Instructions
Current University Status
Call (850) 644-INFO or visit this web site any time the
status of The Florida State University may be in question. Thank you.
If you have received an FSU ALERT message, detailed
information and instructions will be posted here soon.