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The emergency services contact number is (0) 999 or (0) 112 

In the event of an emergency on campus see HEALTH AND SAFETY 

Summer Services

Summer Services.

Over the Summer, out of semester time, the staffing levels in the Student Health Department are considerably reduced.

When available, Doctor and Nurse appointments will be released in a 60- 90 minute slot, morning and afternoon commencing June 10th 2024.

To check availability, telephone 4902311. An answering machine message or our receptionist on duty will advise as to the next available session or appointment.

Our Mental Health team continue to operate but with reduced avaiablity of the Psychiatry service over the summer months.

Our Physiotherapy service is closed for the summer. Please check the Mardyke clinic for physiotherapy services


UCC Student Health Service appointments.

UCC Student Health operates to supplement the care provided by other services in the community, to support your student journey

We provide appointments for a range of services which you can check out on our Services webpage.

Students are reminded that they should register with a local GP to access GP services and that UCC Student Health does not function as a GP or urgent care service.

See Details on our Urgent Care webpage

For all appointment requests call us  on (021) 4902311 to arrange a consultation.

Tell the receptionist if you prefer a telephone consultation, video consultaion, or an in-person consutlation

If an on-site face to face consultation is required you will be given a time to attend the centre.

GP Services in Cork

A list of GPs in the South Lee area hereSouth Lee

A list of GPs in the North Lee area here: North Lee

In office hours your local GP may be able to assist.

Out of Hours GP Out of Hours services in your county or region:

The out of hours service available to you depends on where your GP is based:

Search for out of Hours GP services by county

In the case of medical emergency, call 112 or 999.

Crisis Text Line

Text 'UCC' to 086 1800 280 to chat anonymously with a trained volunteer 24/7.

Any Issue. Any time. (Standard SMS rates map apply)

Student Supports

There is a wide range of student support services available to you during your time as a student in UCC.

Click on the UCC Support Tree Image below to get contact details:


Student Health Department

Seirbhísí Sláinte na Mac Léinn

Student Health Department, Crow's Nest Accommodation Complex, Carrigrohane Road, Cork, T12 HXW4 ,