Health Center

Health Summer Center Hours
If you need to reach a health care provider when the Health Center is closed, please call Public Safety at 617-521-1112.

Please note the Health Center will be closed Friday, May 19, 2017

Beginning Monday, May 22, 2017 until Friday, September 1, 2017

The Health Center will be open for appointments on:

  • Mondays 11AM to 3PM
  • Thursdays 9:30AM to 1:30PM

We will be closed on the following holidays

  • Memorial Day - Monday, May 29
  • Fourth of July - Monday, July 3
  • Labor Day - Monday, September 4

The Health Center, which is located on the Simmons Residence Campus, offers health care to Simmons undergraduate and graduate students, and is a provider of health services to students at other area colleges as well. Services are available 7 days a week, 24 hours a day during the academic year either at the Center, or when the Center is closed, by telephone contact with the provider on call. Some services are also available in the summer. Call the Health Center at 617-521-1002 for information about summer hours.

The Simmons Health Center is staffed by registered nurses, nurse practitioners and physicians. All physicians are Board Certified and have appointments at Harvard Medical School and at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, which is directly across the street from the Simmons residence campus.

The detailed information on this site will tell you about Health Center hours of operation, services available and how to receive after hours care, as well as information on immunizations and insurance. The staff at the Health Center welcomes the opportunity to answer your questions and concerns. Call us at 617-521-1002.

Emergency and After Hours Care

In a life threatening emergency:

  • If you are on-campus call Public Safety at Ext. 1111 (617-521-1111) .
  • If you are off campus call 911

For Non-emergency After Hours Care

To contact the health care provider on call when the Health Center is closed, if you are a Simmons residence student, contact the RA/RD on duty. If you are a Simmons commuter student or a student at SMFA contact Simmons Public Safety at 617-521-1112.