UHS provides comprehensive health and wellness services for the UMass Amherst campus community, with a special focus on the needs and concerns of college students.

In a life-threatening emergency, always call 911 for ambulance transportation to a hospital. UHS is not a hospital and does not have an emergency department.

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Triage Advice Nurse

Should you take care of a health problem yourself, make an appointment, come to UHS's walk-in care clinic or go to a hospital emergency department? Call 413-577-5229; the Triage Advice Nurse will help you choose the best course of care.


UHS providers are available for telemedicine appointments! Telemedicine is available to on and off-campus UHS patients. We encourage patients with any health concern to contact UHS to speak with a provider. Call us: 413-577-5000.

Choosing a PCP

Your primary care provider, or PCP, coordinates your health care and can refer you for services as needed. Read about our providers, choose the person who best fits your needs, then call 413-577-5101 to schedule an appointment.