Student Counseling Center
Student Services Building 4.600
Phone (24 Hour): 972-883-2575

Office Hours
Monday 8:00 am - 6 pm
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 8:00am - 7:30pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5 pm

Mailing Address
UT Dallas Counseling Center
800 W. Campbell Rd., SSB45
Richardson, TX 75080

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Life-Threatening Emergency

If you or someone else is in imminent danger and/or experiencing a life-threatening emergency, please call the UT Dallas Police Department at (972) 883-2222 (for on-campus emergencies) or call 911 (for off-campus emergencies).

You are a UT Dallas Student who is Experiencing a Personal Crisis

Students may come to the Student Counseling Center (SSB 4.600) anytime during regular office hours to meet face-to-face with a counselor (be sure to tell our reception staff that you need to talk with someone immediately).


For mental health emergencies that cannot wait until business hours, call (972) UTD-TALK (972-883-8255) to access a mental health professional on call. For Deaf/HH students please dial 855-874-2105.


Concerns About Another Person

If you have concerns about a student in the UT Dallas community, you may arrange to talk to a counselor by coming by our office in the Student Service Building (suite 4.600) and requesting a consultation appointment. If it is an emergency, contact the UT Dallas Police Department at (972) 883-2222.

If You Have been Sexually Assaulted

Please call the UniTeD hotline, provided for UTD by the Dallas Area Rape Crisis Center, at (972) 641-7273 (24 hours). You may also call the UTD police at (972) 883-2222. If it is during regular business hours, you may also come to or call the Student Counseling Center (SSB4.600/972 883-2575) to speak with the campus Sexual Assault Liaison.

Assistance for Faculty and Staff

If you are a faculty or staff member and are seeking individual counseling, please contact the UT Dallas Employee Assistance Program at (214) 648-5330 or (800) 386-9156.

If You Are Not Affiliated With UT Dallas

If you are in crisis and are not affiliated with UT Dallas, you may call the 24-hour National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at (800) 273-TALK (8255).

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