Walk-in and scheduled visits are available for any medical concern.
Walk in to UHCS at 135 Forsyth building our during business hours to be seen by a medical clinician.
Same day walk-in visits
During a walk-in visit a medical clinician will assess your issue and provide treatment, follow-up and instructions for self-care. If more immediate evaluation is required, UHCS will arrange for you to be transported to a local emergency department.
Examples of same day concerns include:
• High fever
• Ear pain
• Bleeding and cuts
• High fever, diarrhea or vomiting
• Severe or on-going abdominal pain
• Severe on-going sore throat or cough
Reproductive Health and STI exams
Limited appointments are available to be scheduled for reproductive health and STI testing. Call to arrange a visit time 617-373-2772, option #2.
Examples of reproductive health and STI exams include:
• Routine gynecological exams
• Pap test
• Contraceptive (birth control) counseling
• Testing and treatment for sexually transmitted infections
UHCS is open Tuesday and Thursday evening until 8:00PM for the benefit of our co-op students. Walk-in or call to schedule a same-day visit.
After Hours Care
When UHCS is closed, please visit a local urgent care or emergency department for immediate concerns.
Below is a list of local Urgent Care sites to consider.
Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Walk-in Unit
Wang Ambulatory Care Center
15 Parkman Street
Boston, MA 02114
To register, contact the Mass General Registration and Referral Center at 866-211-6588.
Partners Urgent Care
1285 Beacon St
Brookline, MA 02446
Monday – Sunday: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
*Partners offers 12 different urgent care locations, please review their website to locate a site near you.
Beth Israel Deaconess Urgent Care
200 Boylston Street
Newton, MA 02467
Hours: Monday-Friday: 10:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Weekends & some holidays: 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM
1000 Broadway, 2nd floor
Chelsea, MA 02510
Hours: Monday-Friday: 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Weekends & some holidays: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
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?
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.