Columbia Health now offers on-campus medication abortion

The added offering enhances access to care and reaffirms our commitment to supporting students’ reproductive rights.

Columbia Health
March 19, 2024

As of Monday, March 18, 2024, Columbia Health (and Student Health on Haven at the CUIMC campus) offers  medication abortionon campus.This service is available at no additional cost to students who have paid the full-time Columbia Health and Related Services Fee.  

Any student who is pregnant and considering their options can schedule a sexual and reproductive health visit with Alice! Health Promotion or call 212-854-7426 and ask to speak with the clinical team about their options, one of which could be on-campus medication abortion.  

The introduction of medication abortion as an on-campus service enhances access to a service that is already—and will continue to be—available to students through expedited referrals to Columbia Doctors; an off-campus network of abortion providers; and coverage of pregnancy termination for students on the Columbia Student Health Insurance Plan.  

Learn more about this service by visiting the medication abortion page.