UP Health Services

UP Health Services

UP Health Services,

Student Health Services provide basic medical services to all registered students at UP. The services are run by fully qualified and registered healthcare professionals and are offered on all UP campuses. This includes the fully accredited Voluntary Counselling and Testing (VCT) Clinic for HIV and AIDS that, in collaboration with the University’s Centre for the Study of AIDS, offers free testing and counselling to students.

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Services available at Student Health Services (SHS)

  • The Student Health Services are the medical and wellness services available to all registered UP students on various campuse
  • The comprehensive services are available at the Hatfield Campus every week day and on the other campuses on a rotational basis, staffed by a professional nurse
  • Student Health Services on the Hatfield Campus is staffed by:
  • Medical doctors
  • Professional nurses
  • Dieticians
  • Optometrists
  • HIV  peer counsellors (or Befrienders, who are specially trained CSA&G volunteers
  • Services are FREE to all registered students of the University of Pretoria

Where to find Student Health Services

  • Hatfield Campus – Student Health Services building (directly opposite the Roosmaryn Building)
  • Onderstepoort Campus – Arnold Theiler Building
  • Mamelodi Campus – Education Building
  • Groenkloof Campus – Letlotlo Building Level 2
  • Prinshof (Medical) Campus – Tswelopelo Building


Contact us

Student Health Services Contact Details

Tel: (012) 420-2500

Main Campus
Student Health Service Building, directly opposite Roosmaryn Building.
     Office hours:           Mondays to Fridays from 07:30 – 15:30
Onderstepoort Campus
Arnold Theiler Building
     Office hours:         Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays from 08:00 – 15:30
Medical Campus
     Office hours:         Tuesday,Wednesdays, Thursday and Friday from: 08:00 – 15:30
Groenkloof Campus
Letlotlo Building
     Office hours:       Monday, Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays from: 08:00 – 15:30
Mamelodi Campus
Education Building
     Office hours:         Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays from: 08:00 – 15:30
How to get hold of US:

Name of Campus  Name of Building  Contact Number 
HatField  SHS Building on Roper Street 012 420 2500
Onderstepoort Arnold Theiler Building 012 529 8243
Groenkloof Letlotlo Building Level 2 012 420 5233
Mamelodi Education Building 012 842 3724
Prinshof Tswelopele Building 012 310 3051