Student Health Services

All students, whether you have UC SHIP, Medi-Cal, or private insurance, may make full use of the services provided by Carbon Health. Carbon Health’s services cost $0 for ALL students. The cost is supported by the fees you pay each semester.

Services offered include:

  • In-clinic and virtual primary care
  • In-clinic and virtual urgent care
  • Virtual mental health

For the full list of services or to book an appointment visit: Or contact Carbon Health at:

  • Telephone: 415.326.7549
  • Email:

Administrative Questions call: (415) 565.4612 or email

New Student Health Form

As an incoming UC Hastings Law student, you must submit the New Student Health Form and other information to the UC Hastings Student Health Services Office by July 9, 2021.

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Services Offered

UC Hastings has partnered with Carbon Health to meet your healthcare needs. Combining smart technology with inviting clinics, Carbon Health delivers a uniquely seamless experience. From virtual to in-person care, they’re making high-quality, transparent healthcare more accessible to everyone.

As a UC Hastings student, you will have access to Carbon Health’s services, regardless of your insurance plan. These services are also fully covered by your Student Health Services fee. For the full list of services visit

In-clinic and Virtual Primary Care

Carbon Health’s Primary Care Providers (PCPs) are board-certified and equipped to handle the broad and comprehensive spectrum of illnesses. Carbon Health’s providers are the designated PCPs to all students enrolled in UC Student Health Insurance Plan (UCSHIP).

In-clinic and Virtual Urgent Care

Carbon Health Urgent Care is equipped to treat non-life-threatening conditions, immediate medical attention, and general medical needs.

In-clinic and Virtual Women’s Health

Carbon Health offers women’s health services, such as annual exams, PAP smears, and contraception education and prescriptions.

Virtual Mental Health

Carbon Health offers virtual counseling to help you during challenging times. These services are offered at no charge for up to 8 visits. Carbon’s counselors and therapists offer one-on-one therapy via live, virtual sessions that are goal-specific and delivered through evidence-based treatment. Their counselors and therapists are experienced in addressing the particular needs of students from diverse backgrounds. Current students can visit MyHastings for more mental health resources.

Online Mental Health Screening


Insurance Information

UC SHIP offers medical, pharmacy, dental, vision, mental health and substance use disorder benefits for UC students and their eligible dependents. In addition to receiving specialty care at low student rates at UC’s five nationally ranked medical centers, UC SHIP features year-round, world-wide coverage using the Anthem PPO network, Anthem Blue View Vision plan, and Delta Dental PPO plan.

All registered UC Hastings students pay a mandatory Health Services fee allowing access to in-clinic- on-campus Primary Care and counseling services provided by Carbon Health. This fee covers all enrolled students.

Student Health Insurance Plan (UC SHIP) is included in your tuition fees.

Anthem Blue Cross PPO- UC SHIP

The annual cost is divided into two payments, one for the fall semester and one for the Spring/Summer semesters.

Summer coverage is included for all students registered for fall and spring semesters.

UCSHIP Fall insurance premiums for the academic year 2021-2022 is $2,167.46

UCSHIP Spring/Summer insurance Premium for the academic year 2021-2022 is  $3,034.45

UCSHIP Annual insurance premiums for the academic year 2021-2022 for a total of $5,201.91

Enrollment and Eligibility

As a UC Hastings student, you are automatically enrolled in UC SHIP, and billed for the premium as part of your tuition fees. The annual cost is divided into two payments, one for the Fall semester and one for the Spring/Summer semesters.

Insurance Waiver

If you already have health insurance coverage, and that insurance plan meets the University of California minimum health care criteria, you may request to waive out of UC SHIP by submitting a waiver form online.

Get Help

If care is needed outside Carbon Health’s regular hours, you can contact the following resources. 


  • 24/7 Nurseline: Call 877.351.3457 for advice and information from a registered nurse. For all UC Hastings students, regardless of type of insurance.
  • Urgent Care: Golden Gate Urgent Care 415.746.1812
  • LiveHealth Online (LHO) gives students access to in-network, board-certified doctors, and licensed behavioral health professionals via their phone, tablet or computer. Sign up for LiveHealth today, it’s quick and easy.
  • Anthem Blue Cross website or Customer Service at 866.940.8306
  • Message the Carbon Health team in the Carbon Health app


Emergency Rooms close to campus

  • UCSF Medical Center 415.476.1000
  • Saint Francis Memorial Medical Center 415.353.6000
  • Saint Mary’s Medical Center 415.668.1000

Contact Us

Carbon Health:


Phone: 415.326.7549

Fax: 888.972.1912



Carbon Health Bay Area Locations:

San Francisco – Financial District: 55 Pacific Ave, San Francisco, CA 94111

San Francisco – Castro: 1998 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94102

Berkeley: 2920 Telegraph Ave, #Suite 100, Berkeley, CA 94705

Oakland: 411 Grand Ave, Oakland, CA 94610


Telephone:                415.326.7549