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Health

Q: What if my student becomes ill?
A: If your student becomes ill, he or she can seek treatment at the Student Health Center on campus, which is open 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Urgent Care Clinic of Oxford is open extended hours on weekdays and weekends, and the emergency room at Baptist Memorial Hospital is open 24 hours a day.

Q: What type of student health insurance is offered at Ole Miss? 
A: Student health insurance is offered for any student who is not covered by insurance. The Student Health Center staff strongly advises uninsured students to purchase health insurance from the university. Other qualifying students will receive a brochure in the mail from the insurance company. Please read the brochure to determine coverage offered. For more information, please contact the Student Health Center at 662-915-7275.