All students should register with a local GP when they get to university. You can find out how to register with your GP online.
International students attending a course for more than six months qualify for free NHS healthcare. For more information see UKCISA's health advice for international students.
There are also free NHS walk-in clinics in Brighton, Eastbourne.
NHS low income scheme
Even if you are not exempt from all NHS charges, if you have a low household income you may be able to get help with paying for:
- NHS prescriptions
- NHS dental treatment
- Sight tests, glasses and contact lenses
- Travel to receive NHS treatment
- NHS wigs and fabric supports.
For more information see the NHS Low Income Scheme (LIS) website.
All students can register with the University of Sussex dentist, in the Health Centre on the Sussex campus at Falmer.
Alternatively, you can register with a local NHS dentist.