Student Medical Escort Service

Medical TransportParking & Transportation Services provides the medical escort service to meet the special transportation needs of students and others in the university community with a disability or medical condition requiring a more specialized transportation service.

Operating Hours

The medical escort service operates only during the academic session, Monday through Friday. The first trip of the day is at 8:30 a.m., and the last request for service will be accepted at 5:20 p.m.


You must obtain pre-authorization from the Habif Health & Wellness Center to use the medical escort service. To learn more or to obtain pre-authorization, please call the Habif Health & Wellness Center at 314-935-6666.

Requesting Transportation

Once pre-authorized, you must call the dispatch center at 314-935-7777 to request a trip. Services are operated on a first-come, first-served basis. We will attempt to serve all passengers requesting service in a timely manner. The dispatcher will always provide you with an estimated time for the van’s arrival when you request the trip. The medical escort service does not provide transportation to or from off campus locations.