• Medical Services

    Medical Services offers medical evaluation and treatment for illness and injury, gynecological consultation and treatment, prescriptions, medications, immunizations, and other preventive services. All services are strictly confidential and do not become part of a student's academic record.

    Coronavirus Information

    Student Health Services is following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and local health authorities regarding an emerging outbreak caused by a new coronavirus in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China. At this time, there are no confirmed cases of coronavirus in New York City, but we are watching the situation closely. Please monitor this guide, which we will update as new information becomes available. You can also find the most up-to-date coronavirus information on the CDC website.

    For more information or questions, email Jayne Jordan-Levy, Director of Medical Services; call 212.229.1671, option 2; or visit Student Health Services at 80 Fifth Avenue, 3rd floor.

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    Schedule an Appointment

    Visits to Medical Services can be made by appointment or during walk-in hours (see below). Same-day and next-day appointments are available for students with urgent medical issues. In the rare event that Medical Services is unable to accommodate a student with an acute illness or injury, an appropriate outside referral will be provided.

    To schedule an appointment, please call us at 212.229.1671, option 2. Certain non-urgent medical appointments can be scheduled online through the Student Health Services Portal.

    We encourage you to call and speak with our nurse manager about your concerns during business hours. Depending on your symptoms, the nurse manager may recommend self-care, schedule an appointment with Medical Services, or refer you to an appropriate outside provider.

    Medical Services is closed from 12:00 to 1:45 p.m. on the following Mondays in 2020: January 27, February 24, March 23, April 20, and May 18. It is closed from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon on February 13 and closed all day on Monday, June 8.

    If you need immediate assistance or have an emergency outside of our business hours, please call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.

    Walk-In Hours

    Medical Services offers walk-in hours for students with urgent illnesses or injuries. Students with non-urgent concerns will be offered an appropriate appointment. If we have reached capacity, you will be briefly assessed to determine the best course of action. 

    Walk-in hours are available at the following times or until we reach capacity:

    Monday, 9:45 a.m.-2:30 p.m.*
    Tuesday, 9:45-10:45 a.m. and 1:45-2:45 p.m.
    Wednesday, 9:45 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
    Thursday, 9:45 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
    Friday, 10:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

     *Walk-in hours are 10:00-11:30 a.m. and 2:00-3:00 p.m. on the following Mondays in 2020: January 27, February 24, March 23, April 20, and May 18. 

    After-Hours Nurse Advice Line

    Nurse Response is an after-hours nurse advice line available to students whenever Student Health Services is closed. Experienced nurses will provide you with medical guidance, health information, assistance in decision making, and referrals.

    Office Location

    Student Health Services
    80 Fifth Avenue, 3rd floor
    New York, NY 10011