How to Contact Us in an Emergency
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 and request that a counselor respond as quickly as possible.
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).
Quick Links to Crisis Services
(What to Do and Who to Call)
(24 Hour Austin/Travis County Crisis Center)
(800) 273-8255 (TALK)