Smith College Health Services provides accessible, quality medical care, mental health care and health education to Smith's diverse student population. As college health care professionals knowledgeable about developmental issues, we work with students in promoting their physical and psychological well-being. We collaborate with the larger college community, supporting students in accomplishing their educational goals.
Smith College Ebola Guidelines (updated Dec 5, 2014)
Although the risk of contracting Ebola in the United States is extremely low, Smith College has developed these guidelines to ensure the safety and well-being of Smith students, faculty and staff.
Health Services is closed for winter recess From Dec 20 to Jan 5
Health Services will be closed for Winter Recess from December 20 until January 5. A nurse will be available for phone consultation from December 19 at 5 p.m. until December 20 at 8 a.m. This service will resume on Sunday, January 4, at 1 p.m. when the houses re-open. Between those times, students on campus with health issues should seek care at Cooley Dickinson Hospital or Baystate Urgent Care.
No Charge for Office Visits
Any student, regardless of her insurance plan, may seek medical care or counseling at Health Services for no charge. Fees may be charged for ancillary services.
While we strongly recommend you receive the meningitis vaccine, the State of Massachusetts permits you to waive receiving it. Meningitis Waiver Form
Information about these forms are on our Medical Forms page.
Online Portal for self scheduling appointments and secure messaging with providers
Students can send and receive secure messages with health care providers on campus regarding confidential health information, schedule appointments for some types of visits, and access forms and information. To log on go to smith.medicatconnect.com and use your Smith network username and password.