University Hospital & Clinics

University Hospital & Clinics (UHC) is a full-service, acute care hospital that serves Acadiana as its primary graduate medical education center by training residents and fellows, cultivating physicians for the future. The hospital is licensed for 116 beds and is Acadiana’s largest provider of primary care and specialist appointments for patients that have Medicaid or are underinsured.  Click here for information on our efforts to help with Medicaid expansion and appointments for new enrollees.

The new UHC is open and available to everyone in the community as a full-service hospital and offers a variety of specialized clinics. UHC has the resources to treat everything from major emergencies to minor illnesses. LGH strives to make these services more helpful, efficient and beneficial. 

We are located at 2390 West Congress St. Lafayette, LA 70506. For more information, please call (337) 261-6000.

Learn more about a free screening program that UHC is offering to women through a grant funded by the Center for Disease Control in conjunction with LSU’s Health Sciences Center in New Orleans. View our 2015 Community Health Needs Assessment.  

Learn more about free breast screening mammograms for eligible patients through a grant funded by Susan G. Komen. 

As a nonprofit hospital, UHC is committed to help patients who need help paying their hospital bills. To learn more about UHC's Financial Assistance Policy, please click here. Financial assistance applications may be downloaded here. For more information regarding our insurance, billing and collections policies, please click here.

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