University Health Centre

COVID-19 Vaccination appointments - Moderna and Pfizer* (first and second doses)

This vaccine is available at no charge to all eligible Albertans (see eligibility information on the Government of Alberta website). Learn more about Moderna and Pfizer*Please note that we have a limited supply of Pfizer vaccine

COVID-19 Eligibility Criteria for vaccine appointments at the UHC:

  • Pfizer: Individuals 12 years of age and older (born 2009 or earlier).
  • Moderna: Individuals 18 years of age and older (born 2003 or earlier)
  • Anyone who received Pfizer or Moderna can book their second dose 4 weeks after their first dose.
    • Typically the same mRNA vaccine is used for both doses in a vaccine series. But if the initial vaccine product is not readily available at your preferred immunization site or time, it is entirely appropriate to complete the vaccination series with either mRNA vaccine. I.E. Pfizer #1 can be followed by Moderna #2 or vice versa. Two doses of any of the COVID-19 vaccines available in Alberta are considered a complete, safe, and protective vaccine series (AHS, 2021).
  • Individuals who received an AstraZeneca dose should wait at least 8 weeks after their first dose before booking a second appointment for an mRNA vaccine.

BOOK ONLINE

Note: Vaccine appointments at the UHC are currently open to everyone with an Alberta Health Care card. If you have out-of-province or out-of-country health insurance you can request a vaccine appointment by calling 811.


If you wish to be contacted for same-day last-minute appointments, complete the waitlist form.

Sign up for the waitlist

The University Health Centre is open to help you with your health care needs.

To book an in-person appointment please call the UHC at (780) 492-2612 or book through Medeo online booking. Patients can also walk into the clinic to see a physician. 

Virtual care can be provided by phone call if possible, as per recommendations from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta. 

Virtual phone appointments can only be scheduled for concerns related to; prescription refills; follow-up concerns related to lab work or chronic conditions where an examination is not needed; or respiratory symptoms including cough, cold, flu, fever.

  • You must be in the province of Alberta to have a virtual visit with a UHC physician due to provincial licensing regulations. If you are not currently in Alberta, please seek medical services in your area.
  • Phone appointments can be booked through your Medeo account or by phoning the UHC at (780) 492-2612. If you require access to our private booking site, please email uhccss@ualberta.ca.
  • If you have any questions please contact UHC by email at hws@ualberta.ca.

Phone Calls:

Due to decreased staffing levels during the COVID-19 pandemic, please be aware that response wait times have increased. If you are calling UHC between the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., please be aware that wait times to speak with a staff member have increased significantly. If you have general clinic questions, please email hws@ualberta.ca. UHC office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m, any messages received after this time will be reviewed the following business day. 


Please Note: 

Exhibiting Symptoms: If you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, do not come to campus, follow AHS guidelines, and you can use the Medeo system to book a virtual visit or call the UHC to book a virtual visit with the physician.

Medeo Online Appointment Booking

The Medeo health care portal provides healthcare professionals with the ability to send secure messages to patients and allows patients to book appointments with healthcare providers. Learn more.

For current patients registered for Medeo

If you have already signed up for Medeo (online booking) at UHC, you can log into your account directly to request a phone consult with one of our physicians. You can find the link to the Medeo website here.

For new patients or those not registered in Medeo
  • If you are a new patient to our clinic, please call the UHC at (780) 492-2612 to create a patient chart, book an appointment, and receive an invitation to use Medeo Online Booking.
  • If you are an existing patient who does not have access to Medeo online booking, please email uhccss@ualberta.ca and indicate that you would like to be invited to use Medeo for online booking at our office.
  • Once you have access to Medeo you will be able to book phone and in-person appointments with our physicians.

Information Updates:


Convenient On-Campus Health Clinic

Whether you are feeling unwell or it's time for a regular check-up, the physicians and nurses at the University Health Centre are here to help and to answer any questions you have relating to your health. As a member of the UAlberta community, you are welcome to use the UHC as your primary health care facility for the duration of your time at the university.

We strive to provide comprehensive, patient-centred care in accordance with the patient medical home model by providing a wide range of professional, friendly, compassionate, and confidential services.

Our Services

We offer an extensive list of services to meet your health care needs. Our services are available to all staff members, students, and spouses and children of students.