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After Hours

24 Hour Ask-A-Nurse Advice Line

512.245.2161, Option 2, then Option 5. 

Patients have the option of calling to speak with a registered nurse who can assist with medical concerns during times that the Student Health Center is closed, including nights, weekends and holidays. Please note that if a patient is referred to another facility by the Ask-A-Nurse advice line, all charges incurred at that facility are the patient's responsibility.

For emergencies, call 911 or go to the nearest hospital.

Virtual Doctor Visits through HealthiestYou

All currently enrolled Texas State University Students can connect with a Board Certified Physician 24/7/365 via phone and/or video chat using HealthiestYou's  nationwide telehealth service. Video chat consultations are available though an app on both Android and iPhone devices. During a physician consult, you will be able to speak to a physician for diagnosis and treatment of many different acute illnesses.

Students currently enrolled in the Texas State Student Insurance Plan will receive this service for FREE and consultations will be $40 for students not currently on the plan. 

Call 855-866-0895, or visit more information on this service.

Important Phone Numbers

University Police Department 512.245.2805
San Marcos Police Department 512.753.2108
Hay County Sheriff 512.393.7896
24 Hour Crisis Hotline


(indicate that you are a Texas State student)

Rape Crisis/Family Violence Hotline 800.700.4292
Suicide Hotline 800.784.2433


Local Services

 This resource list has been developed for your convenience and is not intended to be a complete list of facilities that provide urgent care services. Provision of this list does not constitute an endorsement by the SHC or its staff of any facility.

Hospitals in the San Marcos area:

Central Texas Medical Center - 1301 Wonder World Drive, San Marcos, TX 78666. Phone number is 512.353.8979

Central Texas Medical Center - 1301 Wonder World Drive, San Marcos, TX 78666. Phone number is 512.353.8979

Central Texas Medical Center
1301 Wonder World Drive
San Marcos, TX, 78666
Click here to view a map to the Central Texas Medical Center.

Seton Medical Center Hays
601 Kyle Parkway
Kyle, TX, 78640

Additional Information:

  • Please note that all charges incurred at the CTMC, Seton or another facility are the patient's responsibility.
  • Find the closest hospital to your current location.

Medical facilities with extended hours in the San Marcos area:

Med Spring Urgent Care is located 301 N. Guadalupe St., San Marcos, TX 78666, 512.960.2545 and is open 8am-8pm. MedSpring offers same day appointments, walk-ins welcome and has physicians are on site. Most insurance plans are accepted and flexible self pay otpions are availavle. Digital x-rays and lab equipment are on-site. Free wifi snakcs and in-room tvs are available.

MedSpring Urgent Care
301 N. Guadalupe St.
San Marcos, TX, 78666

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MedPost Urgent Care
155 Wonder World Dr.
San Marcos, TX, 78666

My Emergency Room 24/7
2810 South Interstate 35
San Marcos, TX, 78666

Live Oak Walk-In Care
1320 Wonder World Drive
Suite #101
San Marcos, TX, 78666

FastMed Urgent Care
135 Bunton Rd.
Kyle, TX, 78640

5401 South FM 1626
Kyle, TX, 78640

Lonestar 24 Hour Emergency Room
1751 Medical Way
New Braunfels, TX, 78132

Promptu Immediate Care
1659 State HWY. 46 West
Suite 160
New Braunfels, TX, 78640

Texas MedClinic
958 IH 35N
New Braunfels, TX, 78640