Most people associate 911 with medical emergencies. However, 911 also assists with emergencies such as someone seriously considering suicide.
You are a U.T. Student who is Experiencing a
UT students may call CMHC Crisis Line at
512-471-CALL (2255) (UT Students Only) to speak with a trained counselor about their
situation. For Deaf/HH students please dial 711 and ask to be connected to (512) 471-2255. Students may also come to CMHC anytime Monday through
Friday between 8am and 5pm to meet face-to-face with a counselor (be
sure to tell our reception staff that you need to talk with someone
CMHC Crisis Line
Concerns About Another Person
If you have concerns about a student, faculty, or staff member in the
UT community, contact the 24-hour Behavior Concerns Advice Line
(BCAL) at 512-232-5050. The BCAL line was developed by The
University in order to provide a central resource for those who are
concerned about an individual and are not sure how to help them.
Behavior Concerns Advice Line
Assistance for Faculty and Staff
Please contact the UT Employee Assistance Program at 512-471-3366.
For urgent situations after hours, faculty and staff may call
Employee Assistance Program
If You Are Not Affiliated With UT Austin
If you are in crisis and are not affiliated with The University of
Texas at Austin, please call the 24-hour National Suicide Prevention
Lifeline at (800) 273-TALK (8255).
National Suicide Prevention Hotline