National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day: Saturday, April 28

April 17, 2018
Stock imagery of pills from National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Public Safety, the New York City Police Department, and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) are once again partnering for the DEA’s National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, a free service open to all members of Columbia and its neighboring communities.

On Saturday, April 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., individuals may anonymously turn in their unused or expired prescription medication for safe disposal at the following University locations; only pills or patches will be accepted for disposal:

  • Medical Center: In front of the Columbia University School of Nursing, 560 West 168th St.
  • Morningside: College Walk, 116th Street and Broadway