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For current information and deadlines related to the Mandatory Health Insurance requirement for all newly admitted and re-admitted students beginning at UF Summer 2014 or later, please visit

Graduate students on appointment as graduate assistants or pre-doctoral fellows may choose to participate in the GatorGradCare health plan, an injury and sickness insurance plan underwritten by BlueCross BlueShield of Florida.

For more information, please visit

For more detailed information about how care works at the SHCC, including the health fee, spouse/domestic partner care, medical service charges, health insurance, frequently asked questions and more, please visit our Fees & Insurance area.

Mental health services available at the SHCC main campus location

Dr. Erik J. Gooch, faculty in the UF Psychiatry Department, is now available to students with GatorGradCare on Mondays and Tuesdays at the Student Health Care Center main campus facility.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Gooch, please call the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) office at (352) 392-5787. Check-in is in the EAP waiting area, room 245, on the second floor of the Infirmary Building.