Opening hours

University Medical Centre is open at the following hours:

Monday to Friday 08:00 – 18:30
Tuesday & Thursday 18:30 – 21:00 (Term time and Easter Vacation only)
Saturdays & Sundays  Closed

Doctors’ and Nurses’ surgeries are held between the following hours:

Monday to Friday 09:00 – 12:00 & 14:00 -17:00
Tuesday & Thursday 18:30 – 21:00 (Term time and Easter Vacation only)

The Medical Centre is closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays
Please click here for Out of Hours  services


Please note we are closed on Monday 2nd May  (May Bank Holiday) and Monday 29th May (Spring Bank Holiday)
If you require medical advice while we are closed please ring the Out of Hours Service on 111
In the case of  a medical emergency please ring 999.


We have a  Sit & Wait Contraceptive Pill Clinic  Monday – Friday during University of Kent term times

Training Afternoons when the Medical Centre is Closed

We hold regular training afternoons for all the staff at the Medical Centre. On the afternoons we hold these sessions the Medical Centre closes at 1.00 pm. 

On these afternoons patients are asked to contact the Out of Hours cover on 111 in a medical emergency which can’t wait until we open again or 999 in the case of a life threatening emergency. These numbers are free of charge. All outside clinics usually held on these afternoons will be cancelled

Dates of next Training Afternoons
Tue 23rd May

Please note that during term time and in the Easter vacation when a training day falls on a Tuesday or a Thursday the surgery will re-open for Evening Surgery at 18:00