Contacts & Hours

Thanksgiving Holiday Hours

Wednesday, Nov. 25 - 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 26 - Closed
Friday, Nov. 27 - Closed
Saturday, Nov. 28 - 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 29 - Closed

If this is a medical emergency, call 911. Otherwise, call Telephone Line to Care at 402-219-8050. Hours are 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 a.m. Monday through Friday, 24 hours weekends and holidays. If you need immediate attention - go to the nearest emergency room, Linc Care, or urgent care center.

Current Hours


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
8 AM - 6 PM


8 AM - 5 PM


9 AM - 12:30 PM

Walk-in appointments are available at the Medical Clinic for those who are acutely ill or injured
Monday-Friday - 8 AM to 5 PM
Saturday - 9 AM to 12:30 PM

How to Make an Appointment

Patient Eligibility

Currently enrolled UNL students are eligible to use the University Health Center.
How UNL student fees work = What services students receive for no charge.

UNL faculty and staff members are offered a number of healthcare services.

Community members can receive vaccines for disease prevention and international travel.

You can make an appointment by phone OR by stopping by the University Health Center Front Desk.

Note: If you need to cancel your appointment, call 402-472-5000 to let us know and avoid failed visit charges.


Make an Appointment for
All Medical Services

Call: 402.472.5000

Medical Services include:

Chronic Conditions
Preventative Care
Women's Care
Allergy Shots
Travel Immunizations
Nutrition Counseling
Referrals to Outside Medical Specialists
Urgent Care
Walk-Ins at the Medical Clinic

Really not feeling well, or have a bad injury, and need to see a medical provider right away?

Walk-ins are helped on a first come, first serve basis by a triage nurse during regular business hours.

What to Bring




Insurance Card


Completed Patient Information Forms

To Save Time = Download and complete paperwork before your appointment

After Hours Information


To talk to a nurse after hours, call:


5PM to 7AM Monday - Friday

24 hours on Weekends & Holidays


Nearest Urgent Care Centers

Heartland Urgent Care

965 South 27th Street, Suite D


Linc Care North

5000 North 26th Street
(26th & Superior) Suite 300



Nearest Emergency Room

Bryan LGH Medical Center-West

2300 South 16th Street
(16th & South Streets)


Student fees do not cover after-hours weekend or emergency medical care services. We recommend you contact your insurance company to verify urgent care network participation, benefits, copays and deductibles specific to your plan before seeking care.

Appointment Cancellations

Please arrive at your scheduled check in time.
If you are late for your appointment, you may be asked to reschedule to a later date.

If you can't make it -
Call 472-5000 to cancel or reschedule your clinic and nurse appointments to avoid a failed visit charge.
The cancellation must be at least 2 hours prior to your appointment time.
Specialty Clinic visits require a 24 hour notice of cancellation to avoid a failed visit charge.

University Health Center Failed Visit Charges
MEDICAL 20 minute visit (4th failed visit and after) $25
Physicals, Procedures & 30 minute appointments (every failed visit) $25
Gynecology (every failed visit) $40
Orthopedics (every failed visit) $40
Dermatology (every failed visit) $45
Optometry (every failed visit) $50
Ophthalmology (every failed visit) $50
Podiatry (every failed visit) $50
Neurology (every failed visit) $55
Surgery (every failed visit) $55
TRAVEL Every failed visit $25
PHYSICAL THERAPY Every failed visit $25
DENTAL If you do not cancel or reschedule within 24 hours of your appointment $55
CAPS If you fail to cancel or reschedule at least 24 hours in advance for any appointment, including the three no charge counseling/psychotherapy sessions, psychiatric sessions and psychological testing Counseling Sessions = $20

Psychiatric Visits = $30