Emergencies and Transportation
In Case of Serious Illness or Injury
For medical concerns that absolutely cannot wait until Bucknell Student Health is open, please call Public Safety at 570-577-1111 and you will be put in contact with the physician on call.
For EMERGENCY CARE when Bucknell Student Health is closed, students should report to the Evangelical Community Hospital Emergency Room. If transportation is needs, call Public Safety at 570-577-1111.
Sexual Assault or Misconduct
For confidential assistance, call the Bucknell University 24 hour Sexual Assault Survivor Advocate at 570-850-6115, call Public Safety at 570-577-1111, or call Bucknell Student Health at 570-577-1401. Additional resources can be found on the University's Sexual Misconduct website.
Student Medical Transport Service
If minor accidents occur when Bucknell Student Health is open, injured students should be taken to Ziegler Health Center only if they may be safely moved. If it seems unwise to move a student, call Bucknell Student Health at 570-577-1401 for instructions or referral for proper treatment.
Transportation for referrals off-campus may be arranged with the Student Medical Transport Service. To schedule a driver, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. You should include the following information in your email:
- Your name
- Your cell phone number
- The location from which you want to be picked up (i.e. dorm, building, etc.)
- Appointment time
- Location of appointment
- Approximate finish time
Please schedule at least 24 hours in advance. Once you request a driver, you will receive a confirmation email with the details of your trip.