Medical Emergency

Warning! Do not move the injured person.


Notify Yale Police by calling 203-432-4400, by using a blue campus phone, or calling 911.


Ask for immediate medical assistance. Be prepared to give the following information:

  • Location (building and room number)
  • Best entrance for responder to go to (someone should meet the responders)
  • Nature and extent of emergency
  • Your name and the number from which you are calling


Follow instructions of emergency personnel.

If you are trained, assist with First Aid or CPR.

Report all incidents

Urgent Care

  1. Dial 911 on any campus phone or
  2. Call Police at 203-432-4400 or
  3. Press the red button on a blue phone or
  4. Go to the Yale Health Urgent Care Department at 55 Lock Street, first floor (24 hr coverage)
  5. Call Urgent Care during regular hours:
    • Students: Call Student Medicine at 203-432-0312.
    • Faculty + Staff: If unsure about severity of problem call 203-423-0312.

Mental Health

  • Call Mental Health and Counseling 203-432-0290 or
  • Walk in to Yale Health at 55 Lock Street
  • For routine matters and schedule appointments, regular offices hours are 8:30am-5:00pm on weekdays.
  • Emergency care is available 24 hours a day through Urgent Care: 203-432-0312.