Otago University Student Health
Primary Healthcare Service
8:30 AM to 8:30 PM.
We are a team of qualified professionals providing high quality health care to students of the University of Otago.
Student Health Services (SHS) is centrally located on campus in a purpose built facility. We have approximately 50 staff, comprising nurses, general practitioners, mental health & well-being clinicians and administrative staff.
Student Health is not a member of a PHO, therefore we do not receive any capitation funding for the provision of your primary health care.
Students may choose to remain registered at their current GP practice/PHO and still attend Student Health.
For a full list of our team at Student Health please see our website - https://www.otago.ac.nz/studenthealth/about/people/index.html
8:30 AM to 8:30 PM.
|Mon – Tue||8:30 AM – 8:30 PM|
|Wed||9:45 AM – 8:30 PM|
|Thu – Fri||8:30 AM – 8:30 PM|
During Semester we are open 8:30am - 8:30pm except Wednesdays 9:45am - 8:30am
After Hours: Dunedin Urgent Drs & Accident Centre 18 Filleul Street, Dunedin, open from 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM. Otherwise, Dunedin Public Hospital Emergency Department.
For urgent Mental Health care contact the Emergency Psychiatric Services, Dunedin Public Hospital on (03) 474 0999
Public Holidays: Closed Labour Day (26 Oct), Waitangi Day (Observed 8/4/21) (8 Feb), Good Friday (2 Apr), Easter Sunday (4 Apr), Easter Monday (5 Apr), ANZAC Day (Observed 26/04/21) (26 Apr), Queen's Birthday (7 Jun). Open Otago Anniversary (22 Mar, 8:30 AM – 8:30 PM).
Preferred urgent care clinic out of hours: Dunedin Urgent Doctors & Accident Centre.
Enrolling new patients
This practice is enrolling new patients.
Our fees schedule can be found on our website - https://www.otago.ac.nz/studenthealth/about/otago020527.html
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Dunedin - South Otago
(03) 479 8212
(03) 479 8106
3 Walsh Street
3 Walsh Street
University of Otago
PO Box 56
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This page was last updated at 11:41AM on March 4, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Otago University Student Health.