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Campus Resourcs

Counseling and Mental Health Center
CMHC offers individual and group counseling & psychiatric services via telehealth. Call to make an appointment at 512-471-3515.

CMHC Crisis Line
Contact the CMHC Crisis Line at 512.471-2255 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 Behavioral Concerns and COVID Advice Line (BCCAL) at 512-232-5050 to express concerns about UT faculty, staff, students, and visitors. BCAL 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.

Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD)
SSD determines eligibility and helps implement reasonable accommodations for students with disabilities. They engage in outreach across campus to make campus a more inclusive, accessible and welcoming environment for people with disabilities.

Community and National Resources

Crisis Text Line
Crisis Text Line is free, 24/7 support for those in crisis. Text HOME to 741741 from anywhere in the US to text with a trained Crisis Counselor. Crisis Text Line trains volunteers to support people in crisis.

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 800-273-8255

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 & 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.