University at Albany

Emergency and Community Resources

When Student Health Services is closed, you may find the following community resources helpful. Please note that Student Health Services is not affiliated with any of these organizations, and any bills incurred will be the responsibility of the student. Listing these organizations on this web site does not constitute endorsement by the University at Albany.

Students are advised to check with their Health Insurance Company prior to using the providers listed below to make sure it will be covered. Student Health Services is not responsible for bills acquired by students using these facilities.


Albany Medical Center 518-262-3131
St. Peter's Hospital 518-525-1324
Albany Memorial Hospital 518-471-3111

Urgent Care Centers:

WellNow Urgent Care, 1438 Western Ave, Albany 518-649-9986
Albany Med EmUrgentCare, 98 Wolf Rd, Albany 518-264-9000
Orthopaedic Urgent Care at the Bone & Joint Center, 1367 Washington Ave, Suite 201, Albany 518-292-2766
OrthoNY, 121 Everett Rd, Albany 518-489-2663


CVS, 1170 Western Ave, Albany 518-459-0795
CVS, 1475 Western Ave (Stuyvesant Plaza), Albany 518-482-8759
Rite Aid, 1225 Western Ave, Albany 518-458-8691
Walmart, 141 Washington Ave, Albany 518-869-4697
CVS, 260 Delaware Ave, Delmar. Open 24 hrs 518-439-9356

Capital District Psychiatric Center Crisis Unit 518-549-6500

Contraception/Gynecological Services:

Planned Parenthood
  Albany, 855 Central Ave 518-434-5678
  Schenectady, 414 Union St 518-374-5353
  Troy, 5 Broadway 518-274-5640

LGBT+ Resources click here

PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis):

Albany Medical Center, 47 New Scotland Avenue, Albany 518-262-9789

Local STI Testing Options click here

Immunizations, Medical and Dental Clinic (Sliding Payment Scale):

Whitney Young Health Center, 920 Lark Dr, Albany 518-465-4771

 Local Dentists (Click link for a partial listing of local dentists, for a complete listing please see the Yellow Pages.)