Office of Counseling Services

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, call Southwestern University Police (863-1944) or another emergency agency (911).

Help for Sexual Assault

(What to Do and Who to Call)

Crisis Hotline


Suicide Hotline

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

Suicide Fact Sheets