“Health is the capacity to achieve what is essential to a given life.” – Anonymous

Our Williams College Health Center provides a full range of medical services, counseling services, and health and wellness promotion and outreach. We do so within an integrated health care delivery model that promotes student learning, awareness, and taking responsibility for pursuing remedies and choices that lead to wellness.

Please Call  us at 413.597.2206 to schedule an appointment for  our services.   OR you can call 413.597.2353 to schedule directly with counseling services.
Student Health Services uses an electronic health record for  your Student Health record . Just bring your Williams ID with you to sign in @ one of the kiosks in our waiting area.

Quick Reference

  • Location & Hours of Operation

    Thompson Health Center

    Location

    105 The Knolls (the end of Hoxsey Street)

    Hours

    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 8:30 am ‐ 7 pm
    Wednesday 10 am ‐ 7 pm
    Saturday & Sunday 1 pm ‐ 7 pm

  • Special Clinic Hours

    Medical Clinics

    The Health Center operates a medical clinic Monday through Friday from 9 am to 5 pm.  Services are provided by our Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistant by appointment. Same day appointments are available.  Our Center is open on Saturday and Sunday fromWeekend  from 1pm to 7pm and is staffed by Registered Nurses (RN).

    Specialized medical services  are by appointment at the following times:

    Physician Clinic

    Monday – Friday 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Gynecology by Appointment

    by appointment

    Orthopedic by Appointment

    Monday & Thursday 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

  • Making Appointments & Accessing Services

    • To make an appointment for Medical Services, including Specialty Clinics and services, please call (413) 597-2206 or x2206 from a campus phone.

    • To make an appointment for Counseling Services, please call (413) 597-2353 or x2353 from a campus phone.  If you’re new to Counseling Services, your initial visit will be an initial screening to help direct you to the most appropriate services.

    • Psychiatric consultations are made through your counselor/therapist. If you’re specifically seeking psychiatric consultation, you must first see a counselor/therapist.

    • For Non-Emergent Medical Transport (NEMT), please call (413) 597- 4545 at least 24 hours in advance of your transport request.

  • Health Requirements & Health Insurance Information

    For more info on this please read our Health Requirements for Incoming Students as well as the information on Student Health Insurance.

  • Health Education

    Health Education is an integral part of Williams Health Services. In addition to information provided by our doctors and nurses, our health educators are available for individual consultation with students on health issues such as eating disorders and body image concerns, stress management, rape and sexual assault, harassment, and sexual health. Learn more.

For Emergency Help, Dial 911 from any campus phone

For concerns of an URGENT NATURE that you feel cannot wait until the Health Center reopens, call the Health Center @ 413.597.2206 and follow the message prompts.

  • Press 1 to access the on-call physician for medical advice or recommendations.
  • Press 2 to access on-call Psychological Counseling Services  via Campus Safety & Security.