Prescribing Medications

Most primary care providers continue to prescribe chronic medication for their patients while in college.

Please make arrangements with your prescriber to have such medications filled or ask your prescriber for a referral to a local provider.

  • Hamel Health does not store nor directly manage medications for students. Students are allowed to keep all medications in their rooms.
  • Students are cautioned to keep medications in a safe place and not share medications with others.
  • Students may wish to transfer ongoing prescriptions to a local pharmacy before arriving on campus.

There are two local pharmacies within walking distance of Merrimack College:

Pharmacy Address Town Phone
CVS Pharmacy 110 Turnpike St. North Andover 978-686-3854
Walgreens 800 Waverly Road North Andover 978-681-1530