How to register with a GP

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All students should register with a general practitioner (GP) in relation to the postcode area of their term-time address. Most health centres are open Monday-Friday (0830 – 1230), (1330 - 1800). The following 3 pieces of identification are usually required:

1) University of Strathclyde Student Registration Card or letter confirming your course

2) Flat/rental agreement letter

3) Passport.

If you require support registering with a GP, please contact:

Student Health Service, Level 4, 

Graham Hills Buidling, 50 George Street. G1 1QE


t: +44 (0) 141 548 3916


If you are living in University Accomodation or within Glasgow City Centre  the closest GP surgeries are The Parade Group Practice  (0141 531 8970)  and  Townhead Medical Practice (0141 531 8940) at Townhead Health Centre, 16 Alexandra Parade,
Glasgow, G31 2ES.

For health information or to find services in your area contact:

NHS 24

t: 111


NHS Inform

t: 0800 22 44 48