When the Health Center is closed, please visit a local emergency room or urgent care for immediate concerns.


If there is an emergency on campus, call the Public Safety Department emergency line at (617) 373-3333. If you are off campus call 911.

Urgent Care- They treat conditions that require immediate, non-life threatening care.

Whittier Street Health Center
1290 Tremont Street
Roxbury, MA 02120

Monday-Friday: 8:30 AM – 8:00 PM
Saturday:   8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Beth Israel Deaconess Urgent Care at Chestnut Hill
200 Boylston Street
Newton, MA 02467

11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Fridays
9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays

Emergency Room

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
WEST CAMPUS of BIDMC at 190 Pilgrim Rd.
Boston MA 02215

Wanting to talk to someone on the phone after hours for support?

Samaritans Crisis Hotline      877-870-HOPE (4673)

Trained volunteers are available 24 hours a day 7 days a week to provide support and assistance. http://www.samaritanshope.org

Not comfortable talking on the phone?

Samaritans has an online chat program called IM Hear_ that is available for college students Monday-Friday from 5PM-9PM. http://samaritanshope.org/im-hear-college/

Chat with a trained volunteer for support and assistance.

Crisis Text Line

www.crisistextline.org         Provides free, 24/7 emotional support via text

Text 741741 when you are in crisis/need to talk. A live, trained counselor will respond promptly and be available to provider support and assistance.