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It’s easy to set up an appointment at Boynton Health. You can schedule most types of appointments through the patient portal, or call to schedule by phone.


Don't know what type of clinic you need? Call our Nurse line – calls are answered 24/7. 


Appointment Scheduling

Mental Health Appointments

Please contact Boynton Mental Health by phone or through the MyBoynton Patient Portal to schedule your first appointment. Instructions will be provided about completing the required forms, and you will be scheduled to meet with a Brief Consultation Specialist for 20 to 30 minutes at a time that works for you. 


Dental Appointments

Dental appointments can be set up through the MyBoynton Patient Portal or over the phone.


Eye Clinic Appointments

Eye Clinic appointments can be set up through the MyBoynton Patient Portal or over the phone.


St. Paul Clinic Appointments

Many types of appointments are conveniently available at the St. Paul Clinic. You can schedule an appointment at this location through the MyBoynton Patient Portal or over the phone. 


Online Scheduling

Online scheduling is only available for some types of appointments.

 MyBoynton Patient Portal

The following types of appointments can only be scheduled over the phone: eye, dental, annual physicals, paps, and travel consultation. 

Cancellation Policy

Please call twenty-four hours in advance to cancel an appointment. Some clinics charge fees for late appointments or appointments canceled with less than twenty-four hours notice. The details of specific clinic’s policies are available here

Respiratory Screening

Anyone experiencing respiratory symptoms (new cough, nasal congestion, sore throat) is required to wear a mask while visiting Boynton Health. 

If you are showing symptoms of COVID-19, you may be asked to reschedule your appointment. Consider coming into Gopher Quick Clinic or Urgent Care if you are feeling sick with respiratory symptoms.

Before entering Boynton Health answer screening questions for COVID symptoms by using our online pre-appointment screening tool.

Frequent Questions

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What do I need to bring to my appointment?

Please bring your insurance card, or a photocopy of both sides of your insurance card and the policy holder/subscriber's name and date of birth.

How much will my visit cost?

It depends on your health insurance and whether you pay the Student Services Fee.

A co-payment at the time of your visit may apply. Any remaining costs for your care may be billed to you at a later time. Amounts vary by insurance plan. Consult your insurance card, or contact your health insurance provider for details.

With some exceptions, students who pay the Student Services Fee receive most services at Boynton at reduced cost. See details about the Student Services Fee.

Who can be seen at Boynton Health?

The majority of services are open to all University of Minnesota students, faculty and staff. The exceptions are Boynton Health’s Mental Health and Travel Clinic, which only serves students.

What kind of appointments have to be made over the phone?

  • Eye.
  • Dental.
  • Annual physicals.
  • Paps.
  • Travel Consultation.

Still have questions? Contact us.

Contact us at [email protected] or 612-625-8400.