Health and safety
Cornell Health (formerly Gannett Health Services) is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; please call for an appointment. Cornell Health is closed Saturdays and Sundays. During regular hours the center can be contacted at 607.255.4082. For emergency service, a doctor is always available. Telephone 607.255.5155 after center hours or during the weekend to reach the answering service, or contact the University Police at 607.255.1111.
The emergency room number at Cayuga Medical Center (CMC) is 607.274.4411. Registrants are responsible for their own medical and hospital care and surgical fees. CMC also has a Convenient Care Center at 10 Arrowwood Drive, near the intersection of Warren Road and Route 13. The hours are 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., seven days a week. For further information, call 607.274.4150.
The University Police maintain a 24-hour switchboard for all emergencies. In the main campus area you are never far from a blue light phone. When you pick up the telephone under a blue light, the Department of Public Safety will answer immediately. The police dispatcher will also be able to trace your location in case it is not safe for you to stay on the line. When using a phone other than a blue light phone, in the case of an emergency dial 911. For information, or to report something that is NOT an emergency, call the Cornell Police at 607.255.1111.