Our Services

Medical Care

The UTM Health & Counselling medical staff is experienced in working with diverse university populations and is comfortable discussing all topics related to student health and wellness.

Students can make appointments with one of the student-friendly physicians or nurses to discuss a wide range of health concerns including:

  • First aid of injuries
  • Sports injuries
  • Immunizations
  • Allergies
  • Chronic illnesses
  • Physical exams
  • Cold & flu
  • Referrals to speciality
  • Birth control
  • Sexually transmitted infections (STIs)
  • Pregnancy testing

Cancellation of a regular 15 minute medical appointment requires at least 4 hours notice. Failure to give proper notification will result in a charge of $40 to you.

Cancellation of an annual physical appointment requires at least 24 hours notice*. Failure to give proper notification will result in a charge of $60 to you.

*Cancellation of a physical appointment booked for a MONDAY, MUST be canceled by Friday afternoon 3 pm.

Counselling & Psychiatric Care

In addition to the medical care provided by the physicians and nurses, the HCC offers personal counselling or group counselling to assist students experiencing a wide range of challenges including:

  • Short-term and crisis support
  • Body image
  • Eating disorders
  • Self-esteem
  • Coming out
  • Transitioning
  • Family conflict
  • Grieving
  • Relationships
  • Emotional or social concerns
  • Depression
  • Apathy
  • Exam anxiety
  • Referrals to specialists

Cancellation of a psychiatric or personal counselling appointment requires at least 24 hours notice. Failure to give proper notification will result in a charge to you of $100 for psychiatric appointments and $60 for counselling appointments.

Health Education & Promotion

This year the Health & Counselling Centre is launching a peer health education program. In collaboration with other departments and student groups this Peer Health Team will provide peer-to-peer education on a range of health topics relevant to university students.

Other Services

The Health & Counselling Centre offers an assortment of other services to the student population. Some of these include:

  • Issuing Medical Certificates (e.g., T.B.)
  • Dispensing single doses of over-the-counter medication (e.g., Tylenol, cold medications, Gravol, Immodium)
  • Dispensing birth control pills at a modest cost (requires prescription from UTM physician)
  • Providing free condoms
  • Drawing blood samples
  • Selling feminine hygiene products

A price list for birth control, common vaccines, miscellaneous tests and other uninsured services may be found here.  New prices are effective August 1st, 2012.

Cancellation Policy

If you are unable to attend any scheduled appointment we ask that you phone the Centre to cancel the appointment as soon as possible. This allows us to make the time available to other students.

Failure to attend a scheduled appointment or to provide sufficient notice of a cancellation will result in a personal fine ranging between $40 and $100 depending upon the type of appointment.

Cancellation of a regular 15 minute medical appointment requires at least 4 hours notice. Failure to give proper notification will result in a charge of $40 to you.

Cancellation of an annual physical appointment requires at least 24 hours notice*. Failure to give proper notification will result in a charge of $60 to you. (*Cancellation of a physical appointment booked for a MONDAY, MUST be cancelled by Friday afternoon 3 pm.)

Cancellation of a psychiatric or personal counselling appointment requires at least 24 hours notice. Failure to give proper notification will result in a charge to you of $100 for psychiatric appointments and $60 for counselling appointments.