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Counseling and Mental Health Center
Providing counseling, psychiatric, consultation and well-being services to currently enrolled UT Austin students. Services include the 24/7 crisis line, clinical services featuring individual and specialty area counseling and immediate support provided by My SSP (My Student Support Program). Contact the CMHC at 512-471-3515.

24/7 CMHC Crisis Line
Contact the 24/7 CMHC Crisis Line at 512-471-2255 (CALL) to speak with a trained counselor about urgent concerns. A counselor is available every day of the year, including holidays.

Student Emergency Services
Available for students and their families during difficult or emergency situations. Assistance includes outreach, advocacy, intervention, support, and referrals to relevant campus and community resources. SES can be reached at 512-471-5017.

Behavior Concerns and COVID Advice Line (BCCAL)
Contact the Behavior Concerns and COVID-19 Advice Line (BCCAL) at 512-232-5050 to express concerns about UT faculty, staff, students, and visitors or to receive assistance in relation to COVID-19. BCCAL is available 24/7 and callers can choose to be anonymous.

Gender and Sexuality Center (GSC)
The GSC provides opportunities for all members of the UT Austin community to explore and organize around issues of gender and sexuality. The center also facilitates a greater responsiveness to the needs of women and LGBTQIA+ communities through education, outreach and advocacy.

Multicultural Engagement Center (MEC)
The Multicultural Engagement Center (MEC) supports a culturally diverse campus and helps cultivate a positive campus climate. The MEC houses six student-run agencies and provides leadership opportunities, social justice and education trainings and support services for student organizations.

Disability and Access
Disability and Access (D&A) ensures students with disabilities have equal access to their academic experiences at The University of Texas at Austin by determining eligibility and approving reasonable accommodations. They also engage in outreach across campus in order to make campus a more inclusive, accessible and welcoming environment for all people.

Community and National Resources

Crisis Text Line
Crisis Text Line provides free, 24/7 support for those in crisis. Text HOME to 741741 from anywhere in the U.S. to text with a trained crisis counselor.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals. You can call the Lifeline at 988.

The Trevor Project and Lifeline
The Trevor Project is the leading national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning youth. You can reach the Trevor Lifeline at 866-488-7386.

Trans Lifeline
Trans Lifeline is a grassroots hotline offering direct emotional and financial support to trans people in crisis – for the trans community, by the trans community. You can call the Trans Lifeline at 877-565-8860.