Emergency & After-Hours Care

Non-Emergency Care

Students with a medical need, call (603) 862-9355. Follow the instructions for after-hours care. 

You will be automatically connected with a medical call center, where staff will conduct a phone assessment and make suggestions for additional care options, including a visit to an urgent care center or hospital, if appropriate. 

Emergency Care

Dial 9-1-1 for immediate response to life-threatening injuries or illnesses.  

For other urgent concerns, you may seek care at a local hospital or urgent care center. Be sure to bring your insurance card with you. A listing of area urgent care centers and hospitals follows. Information provided in this summary is for general reference only. 




Mental Health Emergencies and After-Hours Care

Students in crisis after 5 p.m. or on weekends may call (603) 862-2090 (Relay NH: 1-800-735-2964) and press 0 to speak with a counselor.

In-person evaluations after hours are conducted at Portsmouth Hospital in the ER by on-call clinicians from the Behavioral Health Unit. Students and/or their insurance companies are billed for these face-to-face evaluations. Students transported to the ER by ambulance will be financially responsible for those services.

Students may also dial 911 in the event of an after-hours mental health emergency.

For more information, visit Psychological and Counseling Services (PACS) or our Mental Health page.

Emergency Contraception

Our pharmacy offers two types of emergency contraception (EC). Contact the pharmacy at (603) 862-1094.