Wellness Center


The Wellness Center is here to help students navigate their health care needs, answer questions regarding mandatory health requirements and provide resources for college/community services. 

To turn in records for mandatory health requirements, please fax them to (315) 792-7371 (preferred), mail them to Wellness Center, 100 Seymour Road Utica N.Y.  13502, or you can choose to email them to WellnessCenter@sunypoly.edu.

Medical, Mental Health & Health Promotion Resources during COVID-19 (pdf)

COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement

For Spring 2023 COVID-19 vaccination requirements, please read the Spring 2023 COVID-19 Plan.

Please go to the SUNY Poly COVID-19 website for updates, information and guidance on COVID policies and information.

Utica Location

Services are located in the Campus Center, Suite 217.

Phone: 315-792-7172
Fax: 315-792-7371

When the Wellness Center is closed. . . .

Emergencies/Serious Situations

University Police
On Campus: x7111 or dial 111
Off Campus: 315-792-7111 or 911

Hospitals: Open 24 hours/day

  • MVHS St. Luke Campus/Emergency Room (Mohawk Valley Health System)
    1656 Champlin Ave., New Hartford, NY
    Phone: (315) 624-6223
  • MVHS St. Elizabeth Campus/Emergency Room
    2209 Genesee St., Utica, NY
    Phone: (315) 798-8111

Mental Health Crisis: Open 24 hours/day

Urgent/Less Serious Conditions

University Police
On Campus:  x7222
Off Campus: (315) 792-7222

Urgent Care Centers

  • Primary Urgent Care 
    1904 Genesee St, Utica, NY
    Phone: (315) 804-6800
    Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., Weekends, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Slocum-Dickson Medical Group/Urgent Care 
    1756 Burrstone Rd., New Hartford, NY
    Phone: (315) 798-1400
    Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 8 p.m., Weekends, 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
  • WellNow Urgent Care 
    230 North Genesee St. Utica, NY
    Phone: (315) 275-3214
    Hours: Everyday (Sunday through Saturday), 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.


SUNY Poly Albany campus students have access to:

Student Health Services
University at Albany
Dutch Quad
1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222
The entrance to the facility is at the base of Dutch Quad – the entryway faces South / Western Ave, and overlooks the tennis courts & soccer practice fields.

Phone: (518) 442-5454
Appointments: (518) 442-5229
Fax: (518) 442-5444

Fall & Spring Semesters:
9:00 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday
1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday


When the SHS at the University of Albany is closed...

Emergencies/Serious Situations

Hospitals: Open 24 hours/day

  • Albany Medical Center 
    43 New Scotland Ave, Albany, NY
    Phone: (518) 262-3773
  • St. Peter’s Hospital
    296 Hackett Blvd, Albany, NY
    Phone: (518) 525-1324

Mental Health Crisis: Open 24 hours/day

Urgent Care Centers

  • Albany Medical Center Urgent Care 
    98 Wolf Road, Albany, NY
    Phone: (518) 264-9000
    Hours: Everyday (Sunday through Saturday), 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • St. Peter’s Urgent Care 
    400 Patroon Creek Blvd, Albany, NY 
    Phone: (518) 445-4444
    Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., Weekends, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Orthopedic Urgent Care/Bone & Joint Center
    1367 Washington Ave, Suite 201, Albany, NY 
    Phone: (518) 292-2766
    Hours: Everyday (Sunday through Saturday), 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Ortho NY 
    121 Everett Rd., Albany, NY 
    Phone: (518) 489-2663
    Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., Saturday Only, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Urgent Care Center of Albany
    391 Myrtle Avenue, 4th Floor, Suite 4D, Albany, NY 
    Phone: (518) 207-2299
    Hours: Everyday (Sunday through Saturday), 10 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Mission Statement 
The mission of the SUNY Poly Wellness Center is to educate and empower each student to pursue optimum personal health and well-being to achieve academic success. This is accomplished by providing primary and episodic medical and mental health care services, including diagnostics, treatment and follow-up care for registered students, supported with ongoing health promotion, prevention and education.


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