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After-Hours Care

Gannett Health Services
110 Ho Plaza
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853-3101

Tel: 607 255-5155
Fax: 607 255-0269

Need care when Gannett is closed?

You can call us any time – 24 hours a day, 365 days a year – to consult by phone with an on-call health care provider or counselor: 607 255-5155.  

We can help determine what care you need, suggest self-care strategies, or advise about getting urgent care in Ithaca. 

Urgent care

If you need immediate medical attention, you can go to:

If you need immediate mental health care or support, call us for consultation at 607 255-5155. You can also call: EARS (Cornell’s peer counseling service); Ithaca’s Crisisline (suicide prevention and crisis service); or the Advocacy Center hotline (sexual and domestic violence prevention).

If you need to take a taxi

Call taxi dispatch: 607 277-7777 or 607 588-8888

No cash? No worries. Show your Cornell ID card to the driver, and say "please charge to Gannett." Gannett will then Bursar-bill the charge to your account.


In an emergency, call 911, or call the Cornell Police at 607 255-1111

Not sure if it’s an emergency or not? Call us 24/7 (607 255-5155) for consultation. Learn more by visiting the Emergencies section of our website.