Crisis Resources for Students
Universal Emergency Number
If you believe your life is in imminent danger and you cannot keep yourself safe, or you or someone you know has plans to seriously harm or kill themselves or someone else, call 911.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
The designated three-digit dialing code routing callers to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.
CMHC 24/7 Crisis Line
Call the CMHC’s 24/7 crisis line at 512-471-2255 (CALL) to speak with a crisis counselor anytime. Am I in crisis?
The nearest emergency room to the UT campus is the Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas at Austin – 1500 Red River Street, Austin, Texas 78701. Phone: 512-324-7010.
Medication Questions and Concerns
For urgent medication questions and concerns, students can call the 24/7 UHS Nurse Advice Line at 512-475-6877 (NURS). If you are unsure of how much medication someone has taken, and they are unable to communicate with you, call 911.
Student Amnesty for Alcohol and Drug Emergencies
Amnesty means current UT students can avoid formal University disciplinary action and the creation of a formal disciplinary record when they call for help for an alcohol or drug-related medical emergency.
Sexual Violence Emergencies
For urgent concerns, call 911.
Student Emergency Services
Providing assistance, interventions, and referrals to support you when navigating challenging or unexpected issues that impact your well-being and academic success. Call 512-471-5017. Phones are answered Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Be That One – Suicide Prevention Program
Resources on suicide warning signs, bystander intervention and more.
When in doubt, ask for help. Here are some examples of urgent situations.
When you meet with a crisis counselor, they will: