Health Services

A healthy body is a healthy mind.

Whether you are feeling sick or need medical advice our professional and nurturing staff at Health Services is here to take care of you. Our mission is to provide coordinated health care, wellness education and disease prevention enabling students to achieve their academic goals.

Emergencies

  • If you have a medical emergency call Public Safety by dialing X5262 from a campus phone or 911.
  • Emergencies are transported to Baystate Noble Hospital by Public Safety or ambulance.

Important Announcements

  • Covid Vaccination is required for all students for the 2021-2022 academic year.
  • The Deadline for submission of all student health records is July 1, 2021.

Health Services provides:

  • Prescriptions
  • Health Education
  • Urgent Care
  • Rapid Strep, Mono, Pregnancy, Flu, COVID-19 and Urine testing
  • Women's Health- Pap, STD testing, birth control.
  • Dental dams and condoms are free of charge.
  • Men’s Health
  • Xray’s & labwork
  • Telemedicine (when requested)
  • Specialty Referrals as needed

Important Semester Information

Health Services is no longer seeing patients on a walk-in basis. Health Services is available for health-related concerns via telephone, telehealth appointments or in-person appointments.

Monday–Thursday: 8:30 am - 5 pm
Friday: 10 am - 5pm

CALL Health Services at 413-572-5415 to discuss your health concern with a provider and we can decide which option is the best for you.

We are located in the back of Scanlon Hall. Look for the large blue sign outside our door. Health Services is closed weekends, holidays, and for weather related closures.

Please mail or fax your health records directly to Health Services, or you may put them in the yellow drop box outside the Health Services main door.

If you are a student with the Blue Cross Blue Shield Student Health Insurance Plan and you have questions about benefits or claims, please call the Member Services number on your student health plan cards. You can also go to www.universityhealthplans.com, and then type in Westfield State University, to learn more about your insurance plan and coverage.

Coronavirus

If you are experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19 AND have either traveled to any affected area or been in close contact with someone ill with COVID-19, please call University Health Services at (413) 572-5415 before coming into the University Health Services office.

Requirements for All Students

Student Health Insurance

New students without existing health insurance coverage are eligible for University Student Health Insurance through Blue Cross Blue Shield.

If you are a student with the Blue Cross Blue Shield Student Health Insurance Plan and you have questions about benefits or claims, please call the Member Services number on your student health plan cards. You can also go to www.universityhealthplans.com, and then type in Westfield State University, to learn more about your insurance plan and coverage.

Contact Us

EMERGENCY: (413) 572-5262 (or dial 911)

Health Services
Scanlon Hall (west wing back entrance - look for the large blue sign)
Westfield State University
577 Western Avenue
Westfield, MA 01086

All visits are by appointment only. Please call our office to schedule your visit.
Phone: (413) 572-5415
Email: healthservices@westfield.ma.edu
Fax: (413) 572-5545

Hours of Operation:

  • Monday-Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Fridays 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Closed weekends but WSU Emergency Medical Services is on duty under the Dept. of Public Safety.