No student health services are currently offered at Houston Baptist University. Students may go to the healthcare provider or clinic of their choice and are responsible for any costs incurred.
Memorial Hermann has recently opened a new Neighborhood Health Center-Southwest near the HBU campus. We encourage students to consider this clinic as an option for medical services when needed. View the brochure for more information and a discount coupon for the first visit. NHC_patient_brochure_7.6.20
Open every day.
Monday-Friday 8 am-7 pm
Saturday & Sunday 9 am-3 pm
NHC accepts some insurance, but it is advisable to call ahead to inquire if they accept or file your personal insurance. Students may submit their payment receipt to file with their insurance provider.
Student Health Requirements
All students are required to have a meningitis vaccine and submit the Meningitis Vaccine form documentation to HBU. Visit the Health Requirements for New Students page for more information.
Student Health Insurance
Student health insurance is not offered through HBU. Students wishing to purchase student heath insurance must enroll directly with the insurance provider of their choice.
NOTE: All international students are required to purchase a health insurance plan. Please contact the Office of International Student Services at 281-649-3292 for a list of approved international student insurance plan providers.
Accidents or Injuries
In the event of an accident resulting in injury, the University Police should be promptly notified at 281-649-3911. This will help ensure maximum protection for students. All accidents and injuries will be handled according to the University Police’s Medical Emergency Policy.