Urgent and Emergency Care

If you, a friend or a student is at imminent risk, please call Public Safety at 781-736-3333 (on campus) or 911 (off campus). Public Safety will respond immediately if you are on campus; if school is in session, the Brandeis Emergency Medical Corps (BEMCo) will also assist you. Police will respond immediately if you are off campus.


Local Emergency Departments

2014 Washington St.
Newton, MA

Open 24 hours per day, 7 days per week

Local Urgent Care Centers

Located in the Children's Hospital Building (5 minutes from campus)
9 Hope Ave.
Waltham, MA 02453

Bring your insurance information. This facility bills a higher rate as a hospital based outpatient visit versus as an urgent care center. 

Walk-in Hours

  • Monday – Saturday:  9 a.m.-7 p.m.

  • Sunday: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

1030 Main St.
Waltham, MA 02451

Bring your insurance information.

Walk-in Hours

  • Daily: 8 a.m.-8 p.m.

For Minor Illness and Injury Assessment After Hours

For minor illness and injury assessment, labs and tests.



  • Newton: 978 Boylston St.

  • Cambridge  211 Alewife Brook Pkwy. OR 36 White Street

  • Medford: 85 High St.

  • Monday – Friday: 8 a.m.-7 p.m., closed 1-2 p.m. for lunch

  • Saturday: 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m., closed 1-1:30 p.m. for lunch

  • Sunday: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., closed 1-1:30 p.m. for lunch