Oakland and SF Peninsula Health Services

Maintaining good physical health is an essential part of education and the SMU Health & Counseling Center staff are committed to partnering with students to make informed choices and provide a holistic approach to student health, education, wellness and outreach services in a confidential, inclusive, and respectful environment.

Health Services available on the Oakland campus include:

  • Acute outpatient health care
  • Physical exams
  • Continuity of care for chronic Illness
  • Women’s health care/Family planning
  • Prescriptions
  • General mental health evaluations
  • STD testing
  • Health care screening/assessment
  • PPD skin tests for tuberculosis screening
  • Immunizations
  • Specialty referrals
  • Wellness consultation
  • Students can access the online Student Health Record System anytime to check their health record compliance status

Nurse Practitioner’s Office Visits:
Please call the front desk at 510-869-6629 to learn more about our services and to schedule appointments.  

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Samuel Merritt University
Health & Counseling Center
3100 Telegraph Avenue, Suite #3105
Oakland, CA 94609

The health center office is open Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30 – 5:00pm. After hours, on weekends, or during academic holidays students will need to utilize thier health insurance for medical services at private physician offices, urgent care centers or emergency rooms.

A list of Local SF Bay Area Urgent Care Clinics can be found here:

**Always check first with your health insurance benefits to be sure your visit will be covered.