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Health and Well-Being - Medical support

All U.Porto students have a vast and accessible array of health care services at their disposal and can make appointments with various specialists.


Any student at the University of Porto can book an appointment through the Social Support Services of the University of Porto (SASUP) with specialists in:

All appointments, with the exception of Dental Medicine, take place at the SASUP main building.

Book your appointment directly through the site or get in touch with SASUP.

Psychological support

University life has its challenges. That is why U.Porto has a wide variety of support services provided by qualified professionals available to all our students.

The Social Support Services of the University of Porto (SASUP), in addition to several of the University’s faculties, offer psychological support services to the entire academic community.

U.Porto recently launched a free online Psychological Support Platform (Psic.On). The platform offers individual therapy sessions (in different languages), remote work support, specialised counselling for parents of babies and small children, and support group sessions.

The Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences (FPCEUP) also has Counselling and Therapy Services available to the general community. The types of services available include: Career Guidance Counselling; Counselling for Children and Adolescents; Psychotherapy; Appointments in Health Psychology; and a Studies and Victims Support Office.

Nutrition and well-being

Nutritional consultations are available for all members of the academic community through the Social Support Services of the University of Porto (SASUP), or the Sports Centre of the University of Porto (CDUP-UP).

Run by professionals in the field, the consultations cover a wide range of treatments:

  • Weight Loss
  • Hypertrophy (muscle building)
  • Body Composition Optimisation
  • Performance Improvement
  • Improvement to quality of life
  • Health and Well-being
  • Treatment and prevention of pathologies
  • Improving recovery
  • Reducing the risk of injury

Book your appointment with SASUP directly (subject to the prior booking of a General Medicine appointment) or through CDUP-UP.

The Faculty of Nutrition and Food Science (FCNAUP) also has a service for nutritional guidance consultations, available to the community.


Social Services of the University of Porto (SASUP)

Rua dos Bragas, nº. 151,
4050-123. Porto, Portugal

Tel.: (+351) 222 005 435
E-mail: [email protected]