Opening hours

University Medical Centre is open at the following hours:

Monday & Wednesday 08:00 – 18:30
Tuesday & Thursday* 08:00 – 21:00 (Term time and Easter Vacation only)
Friday*  07:30 – 18:30 (Term time only)
Saturday  09:00 – 12:30
Sunday
CLOSED
 *Please call surgery for non-term hours

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


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

Tuesday 18th September 2018
Tuesday 18th October 2018
Tuesday 20th November 2018
Thursday 6th December 2018
Wednesday 13th February 2019
Tuesday 19th March 2019

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