UC Riverside

Health, Fitness & Well-Being

Health & Well-Being

Partnerships Promoting Student Wellness

UCR is an environment for students, staff and faculty that promotes a vibrant, healthy and balanced lifestyle. We have several integrated wellness programs that foster a culture of health and wellness and promote the importance of maintaining an optimal quality of life.

Campus Health Center

Campus Health CenterUCR’s Campus Health Center provides convenient, affordable and easily accessible medical care to students. All registered students are eligible to use the center. Students with the UC Student Health Insurance Plan have no out-of-pocket expenses for doctor’s visits. Students with private insurance will have a $20 fee for doctor’s visits. Lab work, X-rays, procedures and pharmaceuticals carry a range of fees. For appointments, call (951) 827-3031.

Services include:

  • Emergency
  • After-Hours Care
  • Primary Care
  • Walk-in Clinic
  • Women’s Health
  • Travel Clinic
  • Allergy Clinic
  • Full-service Pharmacy
  • On-site Laboratory
  • Dental Clinic
  • Health & Wellness Services
  • Health Education
  • Insurance
Walk-in Clinic Hours

8 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
9 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Thursday

Counseling Center

Counseling CenterThe Counseling Center provides counseling services to currently enrolled undergraduate and graduate students, in addition to consultation and programming services to the broader university community.

Counselors are available by phone 24 hours, seven-days-a-week, at (951) 827-5531.

Student Recreation Programs

Student Recreation ProgramThe UCR Student Recreation Center is home to intramural and club sports, recreational clubs and classes, as well as Outdoor Excursions. It features weight and cardio facilities, racquetball, volleyball and basketball, while the outdoor complex includes tennis courts, a ropes course, a roller hockey rink, two sand volleyball courts and two basketball courts.

The facilities are free to UCR students with a current ID. Non-students may purchase quarterly memberships or day passes.


The WellThe WELL is the center for UCR’s wellness programs that support holistic student health and well-being and is part of the campus and UC system-wide Mental Health/Healthier Campus Climate Initiative. Located in the Highlander Union Building (HUB 248), it features peer educators, mentors and professionals who provide students with resources and support in physical, social, emotional, cultural and spiritual wellness. For more information, call (951) 827-9355 (WELL) .

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