Emergency/After Hours


What to do when Student Health Service is closed?

Call 911, if you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency, or go to the nearest emergency department. (UPMC Presbyterian is located within walking distance of campus.)
If you find that you need NON-EMERGENCY medical care, and Student Health Service is closed, consider this list of local urgent care centers:


UPMC Urgent Care at Shadyside

5231 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Open 9 a.m. – 9 p.m., 365 days per year
Accepts Panther Funds and many insurances policies are accepted.
PAT Bus connection from Oakland: 71A 77A 77B, 81B, 86A
Red or Purple University Shuttle Bus Route


MedExpress Urgent Care

5201 Baum Blvd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Open 9 a.m. – 9 p.m., 7 days/week
Call for fee rates.