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For emergencies dial 9-911 from campus phones

Vaden Health Center

  • (650) 498-2336

Vaden is the first place to go with illnesses or medical concerns. The medical care is free for enrolled students; however, the cost of hospitalization, surgery, physician fees and prescriptions is NOT covered. If you require care that is beyond what Vaden can provide, they will assist you in a referral to the appropriate local medical resource. Always bring your student ID and/or proof of insurance to Vaden.

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

  • (650) 723-3785 (24 hours)

Located on the second floor of Vaden Health Center, CAPS provides students with psychological and counseling resources. Ten free appointments with professional counselors are available to students, with continuing care available at a cost.

The Bridge (Peer Counseling)

  • (650) 723-3392 (24 hours)

The Bridge offers counseling services with trained students. They are available 24 hours through their phone line, and in person, no appointment necessary.

Stanford University Medical Center

  • (650) 723-4000 (Hospital Operator)
  • (650) 723-5111 (Emergency Room)

Stanford Hospital is a full-service Medical Center. For medical services beyond what is available through Vaden, a referral to Stanford Hospital and its connected facilities is possible. Medical emergencies are dealt with by SUMC.