University Health Centre Pharmacy

Get Your Flu Immunization at the Pharmacy

The UHC Pharmacy and the University Health Centre will be accepting walk-in immunizations starting on Monday, October 21, 2019. All UHC Pharmacy walk-in immunizations will be based on staff availability. We recommend calling ahead of time to ensure that we can provide you with an immunization when you arrive. Appointments will be available between November 4-15, 2019.

Naloxone Awareness Sessions

Learn more about the opioid crisis and how to use a naloxone kit. Participants will leave with a Naloxone Kit.

Upcoming sessions

Friday, January 31, 2020 (10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.)

Thursday, February 20, 2020 (2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.)

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 (10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.)

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 (2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.)


Convenient, On-Campus Pharmacy

Conveniently located in the Students' Union Building, we are a full service pharmacy dedicated to serving all students and staff at the University of Alberta as well as the surrounding community.

Our Pharmacy team is ready to assist you with a full selection of prescription and over-the-counter medications, health and wellness products, and a comprehensive range of services including:

  • Medication reviews
    Have questions about your prescriptions? One of our pharmacists will talk to you about your health and prescriptions to help you better manage your medical condition(s).
  • Pharmacist prescribing, renewal, and transfer
    All of our pharmacists are authorized to prescribe, can renew ongoing prescriptions (some exceptions apply), and transfer most prescriptions from any pharmacy in Canada. We are part of the Sunlife Insurance Preferred Provider Network.
  • Immunizations
    From your annual influenza immunization to vaccinations for travelling, all of our pharmacists are authourized to administer immunizations.
  • Tobacco cessation products and services
    We offer a complete range of products and services to help you quit for good. Talk to a pharmacist about creating your plan to kick the habit with our individual consultations that discuss the various approaches to quitting tobacco use, including over-the-counter and prescribed products.
  • Travel Consultations
    We are a convenient one-stop shop for up-to-date travel information, immunizations, and health advice for most major destinations. Make an appointment or stop by for your walk-in travel consultation to have a member of our pharmacy team review your travel itinerary. Our pharmacists can prescribe the required vaccines and medications for your travel. We are a Yellow Fever Certified Travel Clinic.
Learn more about travel consultations

Refills made easy

Save time waiting in line to refill your prescription using any of the following:

  • diem health for Guardian app (free to download on iTunes and Google Play): allows you to submit your refill request to the pharmacy using your smart phone (or tablet).
  • Automated phone system: call ahead using our automated system and indicate which prescriptions you would like refilled.
  • Call ahead: speak with one of our staff to request your refills.