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Hampshire College Emergency Medical Service

In case of an emergency please call 911, 413.559.5555, or dial x5555 on any campus phone.

HCEMS logoHampshire student EMTs provide emergency medical coverage at our current hours to faculty, staff, and visitors on Hampshire College campus.

Services we provide

HCEMS provides medical evaluation and emergency medical treatment.

We do not provide transportation to the hospital, but all patients may request ambulance transport to the hospital via Amherst Fire Department or a Mutual Aid Agency.

Call us for

  • Suspected alcohol poisoning
  • Head injury
  • Cuts, sprains, breaks, and other bodily injuries
  • Excessive vomiting
  • Mental health crises
  • Anything you feel that you might need medical assistance with! If you're unsure, give us a call; we're happy to come and check you out.

Current Hours

Our current hours are 8 p.m.-5 a.m. (Friday night-Monday morning) and 10 a.m.-8 p.m. (Saturday and Sunday). We are only working on the weekends until we can train more staff.


To request the EMTs (for emergencies)
Please call 413.559.5555, or dial x5555 on any campus phone.

For general information
Please contact the directors at or like us on Facebook.

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HCEMS (Hampshire College Emergency Medical Service)
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002