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Same-day Appointments

The Student Health Center provides non-emergent, outpatient medical care for all currently enrolled, eligible students who have paid the health fee portion of the Student Programs and Services Fee.

If you believe you need to be seen at the clinic today, call the Telephone Triage Nurse at 865-974-5080 for a brief assessment.

Same-day appointments cannot be made using the Student Health Portal. If you are experiencing an emergency, please seek immediate care at the UT Medical Center emergency room or dial 911.

Call the Telephone Triage Nurse

What is a Telephone Triage Nurse?

A telephone triage nurse is a nursing professional that helps students determine what type of care they need over the phone using a brief assessment.

Depending on the severity of the problem, the Telephone Triage Nurse may schedule an appointment for a future date.


Telephone Triage Nurse Hours:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday – 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Student Health Center
Division of Student Life

1800 Volunteer Blvd.
Knoxville, TN 37996-3102
Phone: 865-974-3135