Injuries/Illnesses: Medical Assistance

Whenever injuries or illnesses occur that require medical assistance, the Department of Public Safety shall be contacted by dialing 911 or using an emergency phone. If you use a cell phone on campus, dial 831-2222. If it is a serious injury, request the ambulance immediately. Do not hang up. They will transfer your call to the County Fire Board who will send the appropriate ambulance depending upon the situation. For non-emergent medical issues, the UD Emergency Care Unit (UD-1) will likely respond if available and transport the injured person to the appropriate medical office as listed below. For any work-related injuries requiring medical transport by ambulance, the employee will not be charged for the ambulance service.

Newark Campus


Student Health Services
Laurel Hall


Nurse Managed Primary Care Center
Health Sciences Complex – STAR Campus
540 South College Avenue, Suite 130
Newark DE 19713
Phone 302-831-3195
Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-4:00pm

Or After Hours:

  • Newark Urgent Care
    324 E. Main Street
    Newark, DE 19711
    Hours: Open 24 hours
    Phone: (302) 738-4300

Other Campuses: Dial 911 for emergency assistance.

Wilmington Campus:

  • Christiana Care
    Occupational Health Services
    Wilmington Hospital
    501 W. 14th Street
    Wilmington, DE 19801

Southern Campuses:

  • Bayhealth Kent General Hospital
    640 S State St.
    Dover, DE 19901
    (302) 674-4700
  • Beebe Hospital
    Savannah Road Near Rt. 1
    Lewes, DE 19958
  • Nanticoke Memorial Hospital
    801 Middleford Road
    Seaford DE, 19973

For additional information regarding injury/illness reporting/investigation activities, please e-mail DEHS or call 831-8475.