Life-threatening Emergencies

Call UT Dallas Police at 972-883-2222. Call 911 for off-campus emergencies.

Current Students

If you are experiencing a personal crisis — You may visit the Student Counseling Center during business hours to meet with a counselor. Tell the waiting room staff you are in crisis. You will be required to fill out necessary paperwork before you can be seen.

For crises after business hours — Call 972-UTD-TALK (972-883-8255) to access a mental health professional.

If you have concerns about another person — Come to the Student Counseling Center and request a consultation.

If you have been sexually assaulted — Call the 24-hour rape crisis hotline at 972-641-7273 or UT Dallas Police at 972-883-2222. During business hours, visit the Student Counseling Center to speak with the campus Sexual Assault Recovery Coordinator. For additional sexual assault resources, click here.

DNA evidence can be collected up to 96 hours after an assault. See the Sexual Assault Recovery page for a list of local hospitals where nurses can perform the forensic exam.

For a Crisis After Hours: 972‑UTD‑TALK

UT Dallas Students - for crises after business hours, call 972-UTD-TALK

Faculty and Staff

Contact the UT Dallas Employee Assistance Program at 800-386-9156. You may also call the Gender Center at 972-883-6555.

For student concerns — If you observe behavior that is disruptive or concerning and you're not sure how to address it, contact the Dean of Students at 972-883-6391.

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).