Syracuse University Ambulance is a SU Health Services-based student operated organization that responds to over 1,500 medical emergencies each year, providing basic life support, transport, rapid cardiac defibrillation as well as non-emergency transportation. SUA has been serving the Syracuse University community since 1973.
Emergency Response & Transport
24-hour a day student operated and dispatched service that responds to more than 1,500 emergencies a year, providing basic life support, transport, rapid cardiac defibrillation, as well as non-emergency transportation.
Non-Emergency Medical Transport
MTS provides students with free transport to local area doctors and hospitals for appointments, transportation to pharmacies for prescription pick-ups, as well as transportation to and from student's residences and classes.
Mass Casualty Incident Response
SUA is currently one of two agencies in the county to have MCI response capabilities. Put into service in 1999, SUA's trailer is outfitted to respond to mutual aid for large or small scale multiple patient catastrophes.
Standby Event Medical Services
Special event standby services are provided by request for major campus events. Ambulance crews provide services for major Carrier Dome, sports and other special events with attendance exceeding 5,000+ spectators.