Health Service Clinics

We emphasize prevention of health problems and offer direct health services on campus, combined with referrals to hospitals and specialists when needed.  

All student ( resident and commuters) regardless of insurance carrier may utilize our health service clinics at no cost.

Clinic Hours: 

Downcity : Located 3rd floor Wales Hall: 

Mon - Thurs 8a.m. - 4:30p.m.    Fri 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.  

Harborside : Located at Harborside Academic Center

Mon - Thurs 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.    Fri  9 a.m. - 3 p.m.  

Summary of Services:

Diagnosis/treatment for common illnesses ( i.e. cold, cough, sore throat, stomach complaints, allergies, UTI, injuries)

 Screenings for hypertension, diabetes, sexual health, birth control

 Prescription refill and medication counseling

Wound Care: burns, lacerations, suture removal

Diabetes and pre-diabetes education


 Referrals for coordination of care/specialists

Please bring your JWU ID and your insurance card to all appointments


Emergency and After Hours Care

In the event of a medical  emergency:

  1.  Dial 9-911 from any house phone for emergency assistance or 911 from your cell phone

  2. Contact Campus Safety & Security at 401-598-1103

  3. Local Hospitals:

    Rhode Island Hospital : 593 Eddy St Providence

    Ph. 401-444-4000  (ER 401-444-5411)

    Miriam Hospital:  164 summit St Providence  

    Ph. 401-793-2500  ( ER 401-793-3000)

    Roger Williams Medical Center 825 chalkstone Ave.

    Providence Ph. 401-456-2000

  4. For Mental Health concerns contact counseling on campus at 401-598-1016

     After Hours Care 

    If you need medical care and Health Services is not available there are local Urgent Care Centers in the area

    East Side Urgent Care: 1195 North Main St. Prov.

    Ph. 401-861-3782

    East Providence Medical Center  525 Taunton Ave.  East Prov. Ph. 401-438-3170

    Garden City Treatment Center 1150 Reservoir Ave Suite #100  Cranston Ph. 401-946-2400