The University of South Carolina is working with the SC Department of Health and Environmental
Control (DHEC) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to actively
novel coronavirus outbreak and any potential impact to our campus community.
Special Hours of Operations
Limited Services and Urgent Care Needs Only
March 30-April 3, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
April 6-10, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
April 13-17 , 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
April 20-24 , 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
April 27-May 1 , 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
The health center will remain open with limited services to care for students' urgent
health care needs throughout the closure of the university. Our Primary Care; Women’s
Health and Sports Medicine clinics; Pharmacy; Immunizations/Allergy Clinic, and Lab
will be available to students needing urgent medical care. We are not accepting routine or non-urgent care appointments at this time. Please call 803-777-3175 prior to arriving for services.
Counseling & Psychiatry In-Person Services
As of March 17, 2020, Counseling & Psychiatry
will no longer be providing in-person services. If you need to reach a counselor please call 803-777-5223. You will be directed
to our over-the-phone counseling service. This service provides high-quality mental
health care and is equipped to manage acute and urgent needs.
If you have previously been seen for psychiatric services at Counseling & Psychiatry
and need medication refills, contact your provider through secure messages in
If you have been seen for counseling services in Counseling & Psychiatry, you will
receive a secure message in
MyHealthSpace from one of our counselors. Please check for further information.
If you have not been previously seen at Counseling & Psychiatry or you have left the
state of South Carolina, here are resources for accessing teletherapy and/or telepsychiatry
from the convenience of your own location.
We will resume in-person counseling and psychiatry services as soon as possible.
We have health and wellness resources available for students, faculty and staff that
are working and studying remotely. These include stress management resources like
meditation and yoga; health resources like telemedicine; and counseling and psychiatry
services. Check back often as we will be adding things regularly to this web page.
Some appointments must be made over the phone, including those for psychiatry, faculty/staff
wellness, nutrition and counseling follow-ups.
Appointments for a full list of appointment numbers.
NOTE: Same day appointments open up every hour, starting the evening before the appointment.
Please check back if our schedule is full.
Telemedicine Primary Care Visit
Student Health Center Hours
Fall and Spring
Monday – Thursday, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sunday, 2 – 8 p.m.
Summer and Breaks
Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Medical Emergency: Call 911.
Sexual Assault or Interpersonal ViolenceCall 803-777-8248. After hours, call USC Police at 803-777-4215 and ask to speak to
an SAVIP advocate.
Mental Health EmergenciesMental health services for students in crisis are now available around the clock. Please call Counseling & Psychiatry at 803-777-5223 after hours to speak with a counselor
about urgent concerns. USC faculty and staff can also call at any time if they have
concerns about a student. All Counseling & Psychiatry appointments can be canceled
on MyHealthSpace . Get medication refills on My RX Space . Someone will follow up with you on the next business day if necessary.
If you think you may harm yourself or someone else, call the USC Police Department
Nearest HospitalPrisma Health Baptist Hospital 1301 Taylor Street (0.9 miles from the Russell House) 803-296-5010
Students have easy access to accredited and nationally recognized health care without
leaving campus. See a list of
Get professional diagnosis and treatment for primary care needs: sore throat, cough,
stomach bugs, seasonal flu and more.
Counseling & Psychiatry
Choose from a number of mental health options, including group counseling, online
treatment and one-on-one consultations.
Lab Tests & Screenings
Request a screening for blood pressure, body fat, glucose levels, cholesterol, STIs,
pregnancy, sickle cell and more.
Feel comfortable and welcome when you visit. All of our services are available to
Access a full range of women's health care services, including tests, contraceptives
and pregnancy counseling.