The Università degli Studi di Perugia offers a variety of physical and mental health services, completely free of charge, to both enrolled students and international students participating in exchange programmes. Basic medical services include visits, prescriptions, various laboratory tests, doctor referrals to specialists, and follow-up.
These services are managed by Aspu (Associazione socio-sanitaria per la promozione umana) and A.Di.S.U.
For more information regarding services offered by A.Di.S.U. consult:http://www.adisupg.gov.it/servizio-medico
The clinic is located in the "Casa dello Studente", via Z. Faina, 6 (Block IV) in Perugia.
Dr. Francesco Mariano
Tel: +39 075 469 3256
Cell:+39 338 4543218
Clinic opening hours:
The Incoming Student Mobility office is at the students' disposal in the event of any emergency or problem.
The Università degli Studi di Perugia also provides for student mental health services at The Psychological Counselling Centre Lo Zaino established in 1999. Students are welcome to meet with expert counsellors on an individual or group basis in order to better understand and come to terms with psychological problems.
For more information regarding services offered by A.Di.S.U. consult: www.adisupg.gov.it/area-studenti/lo-zaino-servizio-di-consultazione-psicologica
In addition to health services provided by the Università degli Studi di Perugia, Italy has a public national healthcare service (USL) that can be used by foreign citizens in possession of a valid Residence Card or Residence Permit.
For more information regarding services offered by USL 1 consult:
via dei Filosofi, 9 – 06100 Perugia
Tel.: +39 075 5412868
Monday to Saturday 8:00 - 12:30
European Health Insurance Card
Perugia's general hospital is located in the city's suburbs, approximately 10 minutes from the city centre.
For more information regarding Hospital, consult: www.ospedale.perugia.it/
Address: S. Andrea delle Fratte – 06156 Perugia
Tel. +39 075 5781
For the Accident and Emergency department, follow signs for 'Pronto Soccorso'
The 'Guardia Medica' is an out-of-hours health service open during the night, weekends and on holidays. Should students need to see a doctor during these hours, they should call: Tel.: +39 075 36584 or +39 075 34024
For more information regarding Guardia Medica, consult: http://www.uslumbria1.gov.it/servizi/guardia-medica-118
Address: Via della Pallotta, 42 – Perugia
Tel.: +39 075 36584 or +39 075 34024
Pharmacies in Italy are denoted by a green cross on a white background. Pharmacies generally follow shop opening times (approx. from 8:30 to 13:00 and from 15:30 to 19:00, Monday to Saturday). However, in large cities many are open throughout the day. Night time service is provided on a rota basis (Pharmacies take turns in opening during the night). Opening hours and night shifts are displayed outside each pharmacy and are published in local papers.
The pharmacy 'Sodalizio San Martino' in Piazza Matteotti (in the city centre) is open every night from 20:00 until midnight and on Saturday afternoons from 13:00 to 16:00.