Emergency Care

Emergency Contacts

If you have a medical emergency on campus call 911 or the campus police at 209-228-2677.

If you suddenly become ill or have a medical emergency when the Health Center is closed (at night, weekends and holidays) please call 9-1-1 (9-9-1-1 if using a campus phone), the Campus Police at 209.228.2677, activate a Blue Emergency Phone Box, or go to the nearest urgent care or emergency room.

Be sure to contact the Health Center for follow-up care.

Medical facilities located near the UCM campus:

Mercy Medical Center Merced
Emergency Room
333 Mercy Avenue, Merced
209 564-5000

Patient First Urgent Care
394 East Yosemite Avenue, Merced
209 383-3990

Fountain Valley Urgent Care
374 W Olive Avenue, Suite A, Merced
209 384-5766

Castle Urgent Care
3605 Hospital Road, Atwater
209 381-2027

If you do not need an ambulance you may use the campus CatTracks bus system or use the below taxi services:

Yellow Cab of Merced
209 723-0000

Merced Taxi
209 722-8294

Students under the university's Student Health Insurance Program can locate a Blue Cross Preferred Provider by accessing the Anthem Blue Cross web site or call 1-800-888-2018.