THE Counseling Center

Emergency Contacts

During Office Hours (M–F, 8am–5pm)

Call Counseling Services (x1252). Inform the person who answers the phone that your call concerns an urgent situation so that a counselor can respond as quickly as possible.

After Hours:

If an immediate crisis is happening and you need to talk to a counselor, they can be reached through Southwestern University Police ((512) 863-1944) or the campus operator ((512) 863-6511). If the crisis is life threatening, please call your local emergency services (911).

Help for Sexual Assault

(What to Do and Who to Call)

Crisis Hotline

(800) 841-1255

Suicide Hotline

512-472-4357 (HELP)
(24 Hour Austin/Travis County Crisis Center)

National Suicide Hotline

(800) 273-8255 (TALK)

The Trevor Lifeline (LGBT)

(866) 488-7386