Wellness Center

Health + Wellness Center

Mission Statement 

The mission of the SUNY Polytechnic Institute Wellness Center is to empower each student to pursue optimum personal health and well-being to achieve academic success.  This is accomplished by providing primary clinical and mental health care services, including diagnostics, treatment and follow-up care for all registered students, along with ongoing health promotion and education

Utica

Campus Center - Suite 217

Hours
Academic Year: Monday through Friday - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
All Breaks: Monday through Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Appointments are preferred, however walk-ins are welcome. Last patient is seen at 45 minutes before closing.  

Contact Information

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

What to do when Health & Wellness Center is closed. . . .

For Emergencies or Serious Conditions

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

Faxton/St. Luke's Healthcare (Mohawk Valley Health System)
Champlin Ave., New Hartford NY
Phone: 315-624-6223

St. Elizabeth Hospital (Mohawk Valley Health System)
2209 Genesee St., Utica NY
Phone: 315-798-8111

Less Serious Conditions

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

Mohawk Valley Health System
Urgent Care
Faxton Campus
1676 Sunset Ave., Utica
Phone: 315-624-5226

Hours
Monday-Sunday, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. Note: Last registration is at 7:30 p.m.   

Slocum-Dickson Medical Group
Urgent Care 

17 Burrstone Rd., New Hartford
Phone: 315-798-1400

Hours
Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Weekends, 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Call for holiday hours

Albany

Albany Medical Center - Student Health Center
25 Hackett Boulevard, Albany, NY 12208
A location onsite at Albany Medical Center Hospital – South Clinical Campus

Hours:
Academic Year: Monday through Friday – 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
All Breaks: Monday through Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Appointments are recommended, although the SHC will take walk-ins (which may result in a longer wait time).

Students should bring their SUNY Poly ID card and insurance card; the applicable co-pay for your plan will apply.

Contact Information

Phone: 518-264-0900
Practitioners are also available by phone 24 hours a day at 518-264-0900

  • General medical evaluation for acute problems such as fevers, respiratory illnesses, stomach pains, sprains / strains, skin rashes, minor emergencies
  • Evaluation of sports-related injuries
  • Onsite lab testing and x-ray
  • Referrals to subspecialty care
  • General OB/GYN care
  • Pap smears and routine pelvic exams
  • Pregnancy testing and referrals
  • Screening, diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted infections
  • Contraceptive counseling, prescription and management
  • Flu Shots

Students without transportation may utilize Action Transportation, a local non-emergency medical transportation company, via a complimentary voucher.   Students may obtain a voucher by visiting the Student Services suite Monday - Friday between the hours of 9:00 am and 5:00 pm, or by visiting the NFE Security Desk at any time.  Vouchers are also available at Cresthill Suites via Brittany Perrin, Residence Director.  The cost of transportation to and from Student Health Services is covered by your health fee.  The phone number for Action Transportation is 518-649-3366 and is also listed on the voucher.

Any questions regarding Student Health Services can be directed to Diana Dumesnil, Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs at ddumesnil@sunypoly.edu or 518-956-7337. You can also visit Diana in the Student Services Suite – located on the third floor of NFS, Suite 309, between the hours of 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.

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