Emergency/Urgent Care & Pharmacies


Undergraduates can log on to www.healthiestyou.com  for a visit with a healthcare provider 24/7.  Goucher has partnered with United Health Care to provide this service at no cost to eligible students for the 2021-22 academic year.


Students needing emergency/urgent care or a pharmacy when the Health Center is closed may choose from many excellent nearby medical facilities, including the following listings. Always take a copy of your health insurance card and photo ID with you to seek care. 

Greater Baltimore Medical Center (GBMC)
6701 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21204
open 24 hours

University of Maryland at St. Joseph's Hospital
7601 Osler Drive
Towson, MD 21204
ER 2 Urgent Care 410- 337-1963  10am - 10pm
ER 410- 337-1226
open 24 hours

Urgent Care

Patient First
950 York Road
Towson, MD  21204
8 am to 10 pm
365 days/year


Retail Clinic

Minute Clinic
Located in CVS Pharmacy
1001 York Road
Towson, MD 21204
Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
410- 823-3900


Dulaney Valley Health Mart Pharmacy (FREE Delivery, accepts GopherBucks)
716 Dulaney Valley Road - Dulaney Plaza
Towson, MD 21204

Walgreens Pharmacy
939 York Road
Towson, MD  21204
410-823-8790 (24 hours)

CVS Pharmacy
1001 York Road
Towson, MD 21204

Target Pharmacy
1238 Putty Hill Avenue
Towson, MD 21286

Wal-Mart Pharmacy
1238 Puttty Hill Avenue
Towson, MD 21286

Maps are available in the Campus Safety Office or on this website. If assistance is required in an emergency when the Health Center is closed, call an RA or Campus Safety at (410) 337-6111. When requesting health care from an outside facility, you will be asked to present identification and insurance information. Students are responsible for the cost of ambulance transportation and treatment received at the emergency room of a hospital or urgent-care facility.