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Student health

The ECU Student Health Services assists students, staff and the university community with their health care needs. The primary function of the service is to provide you with psychosocial and physical health support, so that you may achieve an optimal academic performance in the shortest possible time.


Appointments are recommended. You can make an appointment at the Joondalup or Mount Lawley Campus during the hours of 8.30am and 4.30pm.

  • Joondalup campus, Building 6, Room 6.230, Telephone: (61 8) 6304 5618
  • Mount Lawley campus, Building 8, Room 8.109, Telephone: (61 8) 9370 6814
  • South West campus - there is no medical centre on campus, but there are medical centres in Bunbury and surrounds

ECU Student Health Services is closed during the University's Essential Student Services Period and University observed public holidays. Medical consultations with Doctors are not available on public holidays.

Book an appointment online

A free meningococcal vaccine is now available to ECU students aged between 15 and 19 via the University Student Health Services medical centres.

  • Joondalup and Mount Lawley Campuses: a medical appointment is required. Call or book online for an appointment.
  • South West (Bunbury) Campus: students are advised to contact their GP to book an appointment for Meningococcal vaccination.

What you need to bring

When you attend your first appointment at the medical centre, please present your:

  • Student ID card
  • Medicare or Overseas Health Cover card

Billing procedure

If you are an ECU enrolled Australian resident student with a current Medicare card your medical consultation is bulk billed.

If you are an International student with current active OSHC Allianz or OSHC Medibank health insurance your medical consultation can be direct billed to your health insurer.

ECU staff, visitors and public are billed by private account and are required to pay on the day of consultation. Medical consultations provided to Health Care card holders and pensioners are bulk billed. A list of private fees is available at the reception desk in both medical centres.

Medical disclaimer

This site has been designed to provide information about the Student Health Services at ECU and is for educational purposes only. The contents of this site are not intended to diagnose or treat any health problem or disease. See your health professional for specific medical advice and assistance.


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