Emergency and After Hours Care When the Health Center is Closed
If you are in need of emergency medical care for anyone on campus (faculty, staff, student, or visitor) at any time day or night, please call University Police at (315) 386-7777 (7777 from any campus phone). All 911 calls made from campus phones go to University Police. Please note that care received at any outside entity is the financial responsibility of the student.
Emergency Departments/Hospitals Located Near Campus:
» Canton-Potsdam Hospital, Potsdam, NY - 10 miles from campus
» Claxton Hepburn Medical Center, Ogdensburg, NY - 20 miles from campus
In a situation where you need health care outside of the normal Health Center hours, but it is not an emergency requiring a call to 911, there are several options. Afterhours Clinic, located at 80 East Main Street in Canton, is affiliated with Canton-Potsdam Hospital. Afterhours Walk-In Clinic has evening and weekend hours. No appointment is necessary. Afterhours is located on the ground floor of the E.J Noble Professional Building (enter via the one way drive and bear to the right, park in the lower parking lot).
CPH also has an Urgent Care Center at 49 Lawrence Avenue in Potsdam, NY, which is open every day 8 am to 8 pm, except holidays.
Claxton Hepburn Medical Center (CHMC) also has the Canton Clinic at 39 West Main Street in Canton and can see walk-ins during week days. CHMC also operates Convenient Care, located at 921 State Street in Ogdensburg, which is open evenings and weekends. Please note that care received at any outside entity is the financial responsibility of the student, and the Health Center is not affiliated with these sites.