Crisis/Emergency Support

If you are struggling emotionally or thinking about suicide, help is available.

If you are having an emergency, please call University Police at 508-626-4911, or off campus, please call 911.

If you feel suicidal or are in a crisis please call or come by the Counseling Center immediately - you do not need an appointment.

We are here: Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

If you feel suicidal or are in crisis while on campus or in the MetroWest area and we are not open, call:
Advocates Psychiatric Emergency Services 24/7 at 508-872-3333

You can use the following resources from Massachusetts Behavioral Health Partnership (MBHP) to find the psychiatric emergency services team in your area:

MBHP Emergency Services Program (ESP) STATEWIDE DIRECTORY

MBHP Emergency Services Program (ESP) Flyer 24/7/365 Crisis Help - English

MBHP Emergency Services Program (ESP) Flyer 24/7/365 Crisis Help - En Espanol

Or call:  877-382-1609, 24/7 and enter your zip code to find out the phone number of the team that covers your area.

Residence Hall Staff are also available to provide assistance.


National Suicide & Crisis Lifeline
call or text:  988

Samaritans 24-hour
Suicide Prevention Helpline

Free 24/7 confidential mental health & emotional support call line

Text "Start" to 741-741
Free 24/7 confidential emotional support text service