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Emergency Care/After Hours Care

Regular* Health Services hours of operation:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

*Please note that Health Services is closed on scheduled University holidays and during University closures due to inclement weather or other major events.

Medical emergencies

Call 817-272-3003 for medical emergencies on campus. The number is also on emergency decals displayed on campus telephones. Provide the nature of the emergency, the location, and a phone number where you can be called back. Police and an ambulance will respond based on the initial call. Health Services cannot respond to medical emergencies outside of the health center. Police Department personnel are trained in CPR and other first aid procedures and will provide stabilization until the ambulance arrives.

MeNTAL HEALTH emergencies

Call MAVS Talk 24 Hour Crisis Line at 817-272-TALK (8255) if you are experiencing a crisis.

Non-Emergency After-Hours Treatment Options**:

Arlington Minor Emergency Clinic

912 E. Park Row Drive
Arlington, TX
817-277-2977

CareNow

5405 S. Cooper Street
Arlington, TX
817-465-4928

Park Row Medical and Dental

801 W. Park Row Drive
Arlington, TX
817-303-8888

NEARBY HOSPITALS**

Arlington Memorial Hospital

800 W. Randol Mill Road
Arlington, TX
817-548-6100

Medical City Arlington

3301 Matlock Road
Arlington, TX
817-465-3241

**Please note, students are financially responsible for payment of services rendered outside of the student health center. Health Services cannot help students with making payment arrangements for services received outside of the student health center.

Students with Academic Blue (student health insurance):

  • Health concerns don’t always follow an 8-to-5 schedule. Fortunately, registered nurses are on call at 1-800-581-0368 to answer your health questions, wherever you may be, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The 24/7 Nurseline’s registered nurses can understand your health concerns and give general health tips. Get trusted guidance on possible emergency care, urgent care and more. Please note, this benefit is only available to students covered by student health insurance. For more information on insurance, please visit http://www.uta.edu/healthservices/insurance/index.php.
  • When seeking treatment outside of the student health center (ex. during after-hours or University closures), please use the Provider Finder resource from Blue Cross Blue Shield to find in-network doctors and hospitals in your area. Please note, co-payments, deductibles, and out-of-pocket expenses are applicable when receiving treatment outside of the student health center. Please review your student health insurance brochure for more information.