Hours & Contact Information

Academic Year Hours:

Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

If you have any questions about Student Health Services or would like to schedule
an appointment, please contact our department at: (610) 499-1183.


In Metropolitan Hall

On the corner of 17th Street and Melrose Ave.

Mailing Address

Student Health Services
Widener University
One University Place
Chester, Pa. 19013

After Hours and Urgent/Emergent Care Information

*Please note Student Health does not have on-call and is not open after hours*

If anyone needs immediate medical attention please call Campus Safety @ 610-499-4200 or in the case of a true medical emergency call 911

Local Urgent Care/Hospitals

Vybe Urgent Care

213 Morton Ave Folsom, PA 19033

Phone: 610-285-9500 Hours: Monday-Saturday 9am-8pm, Sunday 9am-4pm

Accepts a variety of medical insurance plans.

MedExpress Urgent Care

4808 Edgmont Ave Brookhaven, PA 19015

Phone: 610-876-3072 Hours: 8am-8pm 7 days a week

Accepts most insurances.

AFC Urgent Care

5024 Pennell Rd Aston, PA 19014

Phone: 610-228-0707 Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-8pm, Saturday-Sunday 8am-5pm

Accepts most insurances.

Chester Medical Center

One Medical Center Blvd, Upland, PA 19013

Phone: 610-447-2000 Hours: OPEN 24 HOURS

Taylor Hospital

175 E Chester Pike, Ridley Park, PA 19078

Phone: 610-595-6000 Hours: OPEN 24 HOURS

Riddle Hospital

1068 W Baltimore Pike, Media, PA 19063

Phone: 484-227-9400 Hours: OPEN 24 HOURS

Always carry a copy of personal health insurance and prescription card.

Call the member services phone number on the back of the card if you need a duplicate.

Understand your plan’s rules for referrals and out-of-network care for specialist
referrals and diagnostic tests.

Know if you need a referral for different types of specialized care (i.e. X-rays,
specialist visits).

Note: A NO SHOW fee will be applied to your Student Account if appointments are not kept or cancelled in advance.