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Caring for Students During Their Academic Journey


Student Health and Counseling (formerly SHS and CAPS) is the primary care and psychological care division of Wellness at Penn. Our state-of-the-art medical and counseling centers are designed to provide high-quality, compassionate care for undergraduate, graduate, and professional students during their academic journey. Student Health and Counseling is committed to providing safe, accessible, cost-effective, culturally-sensitive, and student-focused care. Our team provides care for acute and chronic health problems, preventative health services, as well as mental health and counseling, crisis management, and consultations.  
 

Student Health and Counseling Hours


Medical Care (Revised Summer Hours)
3535 Market Street, Suite 100, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Monday and Tuesday: 9 am – 5 pm 
Wednesday: 9 am – 7 pm
Thursday and Friday: 9 am – 5 pm
Closed on Saturday and Sunday
215-746-3535 (24/7)

Counseling (Revised Summer Hours)
3624 Market Street, First Floor West, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Monday and Tuesday: 9 am – 5 pm 
Wednesday: 9 am – 7 pm
Thursday and Friday: 9 am – 5 pm
Closed on Saturday and Sunday
Students can drop-in and meet with a clinician during regular business hours.
215-898-7021 (24/7)


Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)


With federal HIPAA laws in place, Student Health and Counseling providers are not able to communicate with parents without consent from the patient (student). This law is designed to protect one’s privacy and control how health information is accessed and disclosed. Only with a student's permission can Student Health and Counseling providers discuss their health concerns/needs with a parent.

Read more more information about HIPAA privacy rules.

Contact Student Health and Counseling 


Medical Care
Call 215-746-3535 for information, support, to schedule an appointment, and to speak with an on-call provider. 

Counseling 
Call 215-898-7021 for information, support, to schedule an appointment, and to speak with an on-call provider.