MSVU Health Office

Welcome to the MSVU Health Office! We provide care for MSVU students and for members of the community who are registered with our family practice. We remain open year-round!

Location, Hours & Contact

Location: Assisi Hall, Second Floor

Mailing Address:

MSVU Health Office
Assisi Hall Second floor
85 Seton Road
Halifax, NS, B3M 2J6

Hours: Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (noon) and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., except public holidays.

Phone: Please use Pomelo to communicate with front desk staff and manage appointments. MSVU Students: only register by completing this form and emailing it to You will then be sent a link to complete registration. If you have issues with Pomelo please call 902 457 6354 and select option 0.

Fax: 902 457 0828

Interpreters: If English is your second+ language, or you are more comfortable speaking in another language, we can arrange for you to have an interpreter.

Questions: Please use Pomelo’s secure messaging system for health-related questions. Not on Pomelo? Complete the MSVU Student Patient Profile Form below.

Student Patient Profile Form

COVID-19 Policy

In keeping with the Public Health recommendations, MSVU Health Office will continue to recommend the usage of a mask, however masking will not be mandatory. EXCEPTION: Please be advised that you will be required to wear a mask if you have a fever, sore throat, cough, or any infectious symptoms. Please bring your own.

As we continue to provide in-person care, there are numerous elderly, and vulnerable patients attending our clinic, and we have a duty to protect them. Kindly wear a mask if you have symptoms. MSVU Health Office staff and physicians involved in your care may request that you wear a mask in some circumstances when attending the clinic.

Learn more about Nova Scotia Public Health’s COVID-19 response.

Student Health

Welcome to ALL Mount students! There are a variety of health services available for current Mount students or recent graduates (up to three months post-graduation). Doctor visits are by appointment only, booked through Pomelo Health Myself. If you are not registered for Pomelo, complete the student patient profile form and send it to to begin the process.

Student Patient Profile Form

Learn More about Student Health

Family Practice at MSVU

If you are a patient of Dr. Andrew Cumming, Dr. Shalini Veerassamy or Dr. Vivian D’Souza, you are able to book your appointment by phone (call 902 457 6354 and select the option for your doctor) or Pomelo.

Unfortunately, our Health Office family physicians are unable to take on new patients at the moment. If you do not have a family doctor, please call 1 855 444 4415 to be added to a waitlist.

Learn more about the family practice

Cancellation Policy

For appointments that are cancelled with less than 24-hour notice or “no show” there will be a $50 charge. This fee is also applied for late arrivals that require their appointment to be rescheduled. Please contact the Health Office if you need to cancel or reschedule your appointment (call 902 457 6354 and select the option for your doctor or #0 for student health). You can also view uninsured medical expenses online.