Student Life

Health & Wellness Center

Our Health and Wellness Center offers free and low-cost medical services to students, including first aid, physicals, women's healthcare and more.

Palm Beach Atlantic University offers both free and low-cost medical services through our Health and Wellness Center.  They include:

  • First aid (e.g., cold packs, bandages)
  • Evaluation and treatment of minor illnesses and injuries
  • Diagnostic testing (e.g., strep, mono, influenza, glucose, EKG)
  • Physicals
  • Women’s healthcare
  • Lab testing (i.e., blood work)
  • Blood pressure checks
  • Flu and meningitis vaccines
  • Prescription medications available on site
  • Medical equipment rentals (e.g., crutches, wheelchairs)
  • Health education and resources


The Health and Wellness Center is located in Oceanview Hall at 1000 S. Dixie Highway, next to our Campus Bookstore. However, our mailing address is:

P.O. Box 24708
West Palm Beach, FL 33416-4708


Visits are by appointment only, except in cases of acute illness or injury. Please call ahead to schedule at (561) 803-2576. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.


For life-threatening emergencies on campus, please call 911 first and then contact Campus Safety and Security at (561) 803-2500.

Local Urgent Care

MDNow Urgent Care

2007 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd, West Palm Beach
(561) 688-5808  (3 miles from PBA)
Urgent Care of the Palm Beaches 

5818 S. Dixie Hwy, West Palm Beach
(561) 429-4779 ( 3.4 miles from PBA)
MedExpress Urgent Care  

1021 State Rd. 7, Royal Palm Beach
(561) 333-9331  (10 miles from PBA)

Local Hospitals

Good Samaritan Medical Center  

1309 N. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach
(561) 650-5511  (1.4 miles from PBA)
St. Mary's Medical Center  

901 45th St, West Palm Beach
(561) 844-6300   (5 miles from PBA)
Wellington Regional Medical Center  

10101 Forest Hill Blvd, Wellington
(561) 798-8500  (13 miles from PBA)

Local Pharmacies


1301 N. Dixie Hwy, West Palm Beach
(561) 366-1125


135 Bradley Place, Palm Beach
(561) 655-4120


1760 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd, West Palm Beach
(561) 847-7481


1515 N. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach
(561) 366-1393 (will deliver to PBA


All students attending our West Palm Beach campus are required to complete a Health Information Form. All first-year, full-time undergraduate and international students must have a physical examination and submit a Physical Form, completed by a medical professional within the past 12 months. Students must also submit proof of required immunizations which are stated on the Immunization Form. All international students (or U.S. Citizens born outside of the U.S.) must submit a TB Risk Screening Form in addition to the other forms. All forms must be submitted to the Health and Wellness Center prior to August 1 (for students starting in the Spring semester the forms should be submitted prior to December 1). Submit forms to or fax to (561) 803-2499.


All full-time day students (undergraduate, international, and pharmacy) are required to provide proof of health insurance at the start of each academic year. Students will be automatically billed for the student health insurance and receive a credit when their insurance waiver is approved. For more information on the PBA student health insurance plan, including waivers, click here. Questions? Please contact us at (561) 803-2576.

Contact Us

If you have questions, comments, or concerns, please feel free to contact us at (561) 803-2576. Our fax number is (561) 803-2499.