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Finding an appointment that fits your schedule just got easier!


Online Appointments

  • Go to MySCU Portal and log in.
  • Click on Cowell Center My Student Health Portal which is a secure access patient portal, 24/7 to make an appointment and more.

Call Us To Make or Cancel An Appointment: (408) 554-4501

Give us a call during business hours and we’ll be happy to find the best type of counseling and/or medical service appointment that suits your needs. Please arrive early for your scheduled appointment to avoid delays with your care. If you need to cancel an appointment, let us know 24 hours in advance or you will be assessed a No Show charge from our Price List.  This charge will be placed on your SCU student account.


Student Health Services (SHS) Appointments

Medical Appointments (Non-emergency)

Primary Care

Routine medical services, acute and chronic medical concerns, health education, STD screenings, women's health, and men's health.

Specialty Care

In addition to primary care, we offer specialized services including immunization medicationstravel medicine servicesnutrition services and physical therapy services 

Please note: If you need to cancel an appointment, let us know 24 hours in advance or you will be assessed a No Show charge. This charge will be placed on your SCU account.


Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) Appointments

You may not schedule a CAPS appointment online.
You must call or come to the Cowell Center to schedule an appointment with CAPS.

Counseling and Psychiatric Appointments

CAPS offers appointments for psychiatric services, individual and group counseling, mental health screenings and resources, and consultation services.

Please note: 24 hour cancellation notice is required for appointments with Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS). A late cancellation fee is accessed to the student’s account if cancellation is less than 24 hours in advance.


Crisis Services

If you feel that you may be experiencing a mental health crisis, visit the Cowell Center Monday–Friday from 9:00am–3:00pm, or call (408) 554-4501. No appointment is necessary during these hours. For more information visit our Crisis Services.


After Hours Care

Medical Care

For after-hours medical advice, please call our Nurse Advice Line:   (408) 554-4880 or 1-800-832-0536

For after-hours Medical Care and/or Attention, please call Campus Safety at (408) 554-4444 to have the EMTs dispatched. You may also refer to our off-site Urgent Care Centers/Walk-In Clinics or our list of community referrals for more assistance. 

Psychological Care

For after-hours mental health emergency care, please call Campus Safety at (408) 554-4444 to have the EMTs dispatched. You may also be asked to speak with a psychologist on call. Also, for your convenience, here is a list of our community referrals.


To make an appointment with the Insurance Coordinator

Go to MYSCU Portal and log in; click on Cowell Center My Student Health Portal to make an appointment.

You may also call the Cowell front desk at 408-554-4501