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Evening and Weekend Coverage


FOR LIFE THREATENING MEDICAL EMERGENCIES

  • On campus: Call 978-934-4911
  • Off campus: Call 911
Be prepared to give your location to the operator.

DURING EVENINGS AND WEEKENDS STUDENTS MAY BE SEEN AT ANY OF THE FOLLOWING CLINICS

Lowell General Hospital Urgent Care
1230 Bridge Street, Lowell, MA
978-459-2273
Hours: Monday through Friday - 8 a.m. - 7:45 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday - 8 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Lowell General Hospital Website: Urgent Care
*Located on LRTA Bus Route #10 - Dracut / Tyngsboro

AFC Urgent Care - Chelmsford
45 Drum Hill Road, Chelmsford, MA;
978-446-7515
Hours: Monday through Friday - 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday - 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
American Family Care – Urgent Care of Chelmsford website
*Located on LRTA Route #5 - Westford Street / Drum Hill

Circle Health Urgent Care - Billerica
199 Boston Road, North Billerica, MA
978-323-2850
Hours: 7 Days a Week - 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Circle Health Urgent Care - Billerica website
*Located on LRTA Bus Route #14 - Burlington Mall / Lahey Clinic

CareWell Urgent Care - Tewksbury
345 Main Street, Tewksbury, MA
978-851-4683
Hours: 7 days a Week - 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
CareWell Urgent Care - Tewksbury website
*Located on LRTA Bus Route #12 - Tewksbury via Route 38

For schedules, route maps and bus tracker

Lowell Regional Transit Authority website

Students who have the school health Insurance and are sick or injured should present their Insurance I.D. card.

Students with private insurance should check with their own insurance carrier regarding coverage.

Students living in the Residence Halls should always notify their R.A. or R.D. if they are sick or injured.

For emergencies on campus call University Police at 978-934-4911 to reach an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) 24 hours per day.

Free Healthcare Advice 24/7

This is a free service to all students enrolled in the University's Student Health Insurance plan and can be used whenever Student Health Services is closed. The "Blue Care Line" allows you to speak to a Registered Nurse 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to help you determine what type of care you might need or to answer health questions.

Call the toll-free number at 1-888-247-BLUE (2583) 

  • Give your name and date of birth. You do not need your insurance or school ID number.
  • Simply explain the situation and detail your symptoms.
  • Translation services are available in many different languages.
  • Nurses may advise you to:
    • Make an appointment at Student Health Services
    • Go to a local urgent care facility
    • Call EMS or go to the nearest hospital emergency room
    • Care for yourself with specific recommendations

    Please remember, the Blue Care Line is for medical questions only and is not meant to provide emergency care.