The Machakos University Health Unit is one of the sections Under the Office of Dean of students (Student Affairs). It is a key support section offering Diagnostic, Curative, Promotive and Preventive Health care services majorly to the students.

Currently the Unit offers Outpatient services available from 8.00AM to 10.00PM and Emergency care services after 10.00PM, Over weekends and during public Holidays. This is to ensure students are assured of Medicare all the times.

To have seamless service delivery, the institution entered into M.O.U with Shalom Community Hospital and Machakos Level 5 Hospital for referral cases as may at times require. Soon a M.O.U with K.N.H will be finalized.

The section boasts of three subsections; Clinical, Pharmacy and Laboratory all manned by qualified personnel.

The facility is registered as a Level three facility by the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board.