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Hurricane Ida Update: All Campus Health services including the Health Center for Student Care, Counseling Center, and Pharmacy are currently closed for in person appointments due to Hurricane Ida until 9/27. Campus Health will reopen for telehealth appointments on 9/21. For medical needs, the Nurse Advice Line is active and can help you make decisions about whether to make an appointment with an outside health care provider, how to take self-care measures, how to renew prescriptions or answer medication questions, and much more. Call 504-862-8121, leave a message, and a nurse will return your call. For mental health support and crisis support, The Line is available 24/7 to Tulane students. Call The Line at (504) 264-6074. We are not able to retrieve medications left behind on campus or to ship medications from the Student Health Center at this time.

Emergency & After Hours Care

Medical Emergencies

Uptown Campus: 504-865-5911 (Ext. 55911) 
Downtown Campus: 504-988-5555 (Ext. 85555)
Off Campus: 911

Calling any of the above numbers can dispatch an ambulance. State the condition of the person and the exact location. If you are in a residence hall, please notify a staff person immediately.

Tulane Emergency Medical Services can provide ambulatory service and basic medical emergency care to the Uptown campus during hours of operation. Learn more about how to use Tulane EMS.

Sexual Assault

 

Alcohol

 

Mental Health

Counseling Center & The Line

Same-day mental health consultations are available at the Counseling Center during business hours. Call 504-314-2277 to schedule.

For after-hours crisis support, The Line is available 24/7 to Tulane students. Call or Text The Line, 24/7, at 504-264-6074.

Urgent Care & After-Hours Medical Care 

If your problem is not a critical emergency but you need assistance, choose one of the following options: 

Urgent Care Centers Nearby

In & Out Urgent Care 504-864-8080 6225 S. Claiborne Ave., New Orleans, LA 70125
Ochsner Urgent Care-Uptown 504-891-7676 4605 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70115

 

Pharmacies

View this local pharmacy list in Google Maps. Looking for transportation? Visit shuttles.tulane.edu or call 504-314-7433.

Walgreens Pharmacy 504-861-7864 718 S. Carrollton Ave.
1.1 miles from campus; 
Use Tulane blue line shuttle
Castellon’s Pharmacy
(Delivers)
504-866-3784 8232 Oak St.
1.2 miles from campus
CVS Pharmacy 504-891-7737 4401 S. Claiborne Ave.
1.5 miles from campus
Walgreens Pharmacy 504-891-0976 4400 S. Claiborne Ave.
1.5 miles from campus
Walgreens Pharmacy 504-861-5033 2418 S. Carrollton Ave.
1.5 miles from campus
CVS Pharmacy 504-891-6307 4901 Prytania St.
1.5 miles from campus
Walgreens Pharmacy 504-561-8458 1801 St. Charles Ave.
3.2 miles from campus
Walmart Pharmacy 504-522-6959 1901 Tchoupitoulas St.
5.4 miles from campus

Emergency Rooms* 

For emergencies, call or go to one of the following hospital emergency rooms, open 24 hours daily:

Tulane Medical Center* 504-988-5711 1415 Tulane Ave., New Orleans, LA 70112
Ochsner Medical Center 504-842-3460 1514 Jefferson Hwy., Jefferson, LA 70121
Ochsner Baptist 504-899-9311 2700 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans, LA 70115
Touro Infirmary 504-897-7011 1401 Foucher St., New Orleans, LA 70115
University Medical Center 504-702-5700 2000 Canal St., New Orleans, LA 70112
Tulane Lakeside Hospital for Women and Children 504-780-8282 4700 South I-10 Service Rd W, Metairie, LA 70001

*Any expenses incurred as a result of medical care obtained off-campus (regardless of hospital), including ambulance service, are your responsibility.

Students who require follow-up care after an emergency room visit are encouraged to check with their insurance plan for their specific referral process prior to receiving care in the community.