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Health Services

On-Campus Health Clinic

Dalhousie Student Health Services is committed to providing quality health care and services to promote and enhance students' good health and well-being. The services are easily accessible and geared toward the unique health needs and concerns of students.

We are now offering a limited number of same day, nonurgent appointments for students from Monday to Friday (September–November and January–March). If you wish to book one of these appointments, please call our booking line at 902-494-2171.

Cancelling appointments - NEW - Effective October 14, 2014

If you need to cancel your appointment with your family physician, this must be done at least 24 hours prior to the appointment. You can cancel an appointment by calling 494.2171.  If you do not cancel and do not attend your appointment, you will be charged a minimum of $35

To cancel or reschedule your appointment with the psychiatrist, Dr. Manders, 24 hours notice is required. If you do not cancel or attend your appointment with Dr. Manders, you will be charged a minimum of $175. This fee applies to first assessments, half hour or one hour appointments.

Medical services

  • Routine medical exams and consultations
  • Birth control counselling
  • Emergency contraception (morning-after pill)
  • STI and pregnancy testing
  • Non-nominal HIV testing
  • Obstetrical care
  • Psychiatric care
  • Sports medicine
  • Minor surgery
  • Vasectomies
  • Rapid Strep testing
  • Limited same day, nonurgent appointments for students

NEW:  We are now offering rapid Strep results to our patients. There is a $10 fee for this test and results for Strep testing are ready in 10 minutes while you wait. If you prefer, at no cost to you, we can have the lab process the swab with results in 24-48 hours.


Please note that we have moved to our new location at 1246 LeMarchant Street, 2nd floor (corner of LeMarchant St and South St).