After hours is 5 p.m. – 8 a.m., Monday through Friday. Saturday and Sunday 24-hours.

We are open regardless of inclement weather. Please note we are closed over university holidays.

If you have an immediate emergency, please call Campus Police at 828.232.5000 and then dial 911.

For Medical Services

Students who want to see a medical provider in person may visit:

  • MAHEC Family Health Center (Mountain Area Health Education Center)
    • 123 Hendersonville Rd. Asheville, NC 28803
    • 828.257.4730
    • Mon- Thurs  7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sat: 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Sunday closed
  • Sisters of Mercy Urgent Care
    • 1201 Patton Ave. Asheville, NC 28806
    • 828.281.1303
  • CVS Minute Clinic
    • 612 Merrimon Ave. Asheville, NC 28804
    • 828.253.4350

For Mental Health

Students who are experiencing a psychological emergency can call Campus Police at 828.251.6710 and request to speak with the emergency crisis counselor. You may also choose to contact Mobile Crisis at 1.888.573.1006 or Protocol (after hours) 1-828-251-6520 Press #4 or call the suicide hotline at 1.800.273.8255

Comprehensive Care Center

It provides behavioral health crisis prevention, intervention, and an array of outpatient services in addition it offers 24/7 crisis response and stabilization services.

356 Biltmore Ave. Asheville, NC 28803


Bulldog Health Link

If there is a concern about your emotional or physical health,  please call after hours BULLDOG Health Link to speak with a licensed medical professional.

After hours is 5 p.m. – 8 a.m., Monday through Friday. Saturday and Sunday 24-hours.

  • Get immediate support for concerns with anxiety, depression, panic, suicidal thoughts and/or self-harm behaviors, concern for a friend, medical consultation  and community resources.
  • Speak one-on-one with a licensed medical professional about specific concerns,  diseases, treatment options, medications or injury care when UNCA Health & Counseling Center  is closed.
  • After-hours BULLDOG Health Link is NOT for medication refill and/or appointments. Please call UNCA Health & Counseling 828.251.6520  8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Mon-Fri

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