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Counseling and Mental Health Center
SSB 5th Floor
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Life-Threatening Emergency

If you or someone else is in imminent danger and/or experiencing a life-threatening emergency, please call the University of Texas Police Department at 512-471-4441 (for on-campus emergencies) or call 911 (for off-campus emergencies).


You are Experiencing a Personal Crisis

UT students may call CMHC's 24-hour Telephone Counseling service at 512-471-CALL (2255) to speak with a trained counselor about their situation. 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 immediately).
24-Hour Telephone Counseling


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 512-471-3399.
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