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Health Service

Vassar College

If you have a campus emergency, please contact the Campus Response Center (CRC)

The Vassar College Student Health Service is closed over break.

We will be checking phone messages and emails on a regular basis (M-F) through August 26, at which time regular business hours will resume.

An EMT will be on-campus daily during daytime hours over the summer break to provide healthcare support for urgent and emergent medical needs.  To contact the EMT call the CRC at (845) 437-5221 or (845) 437-7333 if it is an emergency.

Phone: (845) 437-5800 Email:

Local Urgent Care Facilities:

Emergency Rooms

Vassar Brothers Hospital
(845) 454-8500

Mid-Hudson Regional Hospital
(845) 483-5000

Patient Portal - Use the Medicat service to self-schedule appointments, access patient education material, and send secure messages to Health Service providers. More information.

General COVID Medical FAQs

Directed by Margot Schinella, FNP-C, and staffed by a supervising physician, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and medical assistants. Health Service provides routine and emergent medical care to the Vassar community.

Health Service coordinates with off-campus providers to render care for chronic conditions and makes referrals to local specialists or hospitals when necessary, or upon request.

Baldwin Hall

The Health Service is located in Baldwin House. During the academic year, Health Service hours are 9:00 am–5:00 pm, Monday through Friday, and 12:00 noon - 4.00 pm on Saturday and Sunday.

Appointments can be scheduled during office hours by calling (845) 437-5800 or by scheduling select appointments through the patient portal. Emergencies and urgent walk-in cases can be accommodated and are prioritized.

In case of a medical emergency, call the Campus Response Center (CRC) at (845) 437-7333. They will dispatch Vassar College's New York State certified EMTs and community emergency response resources when needed. A member of the Vassar College Health Service medical staff is also on call after hours for medical consultation.

The Health Service clinic provides holistic healthcare to our campus community. Health promotion and disease prevention are emphasized through a variety of programs. Gynecological and reproductive healthcare services including birth control counseling, IUD placement, STI testing and emergency contraception are available during clinic hours. Similarly, medical lab testing is provided as are therapeutic medications. Some of these services and prescriptions may be provided at a minimal charge.



9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Clinic Hours


12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Clinic Hours

Hours are academic year only.