Student Life

 

Health & Wellness

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

Health and Wellness is comprised of three primary services.  We collect required health forms upon enrollment, manage the university’s student health insurance, and provide mental health support to PBA students through the University Counseling CenterWe refer medical care through our strategic partnership with Jupiter Medical Center.

Location and Hours

The Health & Wellness and University Counseling Center, staffed with full-time licensed mental health professionals, are located at Oceanview Hall (next to the Campus Store) on 1000 S. Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach, FL 33401.  

Our mailing address is: 
P.O. Box 24708
West Palm Beach, FL 33416-4708

The office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Requirements

All students attending our West Palm Beach campus as a new, transfer or international student are required to complete the health forms below. 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). We also provide a New Student Check List to help you keep track of required forms.

Insurance

Palm Beach Atlantic University is pleased to offer students an affordable student health insurance plan. All full-time day undergraduate, pharmacy, and international students are required to provide proof of current and acceptable health insurance coverage each academic year. These students are automatically enrolled and billed for the student health insurance plan. The insurance charge will only be removed if an approved waiver has been received by the deadline. For more information on the PBA student health insurance plan, including the online waiver, click here. Questions? Please contact us at (561) 803-2576

Jupiter Medical Center

Jupiter Medical Center Urgent Care is located at 625 N. Flagler Drive West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Located less than a mile from campus, the facility will serve campus residents, commuters, athletes, evening and graduate students. Complimentary valet parking is available and the center can be reached by foot or bike within minutes. 

Office hours for are 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday through Saturday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday. Students may walk in or schedule an appointment online at jupitermedurgentcare.com or call 561-263-7010.

Emergencies

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

Nearby Local Hospitals

Good Samaritan Medical Center  

1309 N. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach
(561) 650-5511  (1.4 miles from PBA)

 

Local Pharmacies

CVS                      

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

Publix  (multiple locations)  

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

500 Belvedere Road, West Palm Beach
(561) 659 2118

St. Mary's Medical Center  

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



 

Target             

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

Walgreens          

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

Contact Us

If you have questions, comments or concerns, please feel free to contact us at:

Health & Wellness Center: Phone (561) 803-2576; Fax (561) 803-2499; Email health_wellness@pba.edu

University Counseling Center: Phone (561) 803-2563; Email counseling_center@pba.edu

Jupiter Medical Center: Phone (561) 263-7010