Syracuse UniversityStudent Assistance

Crisis Help

If you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency or you are in immediate danger call 911 or the Department of Public Safety 24/7, 365 at 315-443-2224.

You can also reach DPS by dialing #78 (#SU) from your cell phone,
or by dialing 711 from a campus landline.

The DPS office on Main Campus is located at 005 Sims Hall, and is open 8:30 am to 5:00 pm during the academic year.  

Counseling Center 24/7 Crisis Services

24 Hour Crisis Services  315.443.4715

If you are currently experiencing a mental health crisis or you are seeking support for sexual assault or relationship violence, 24-hour 365-days-a-year crisis support services are available to all Syracuse University students by calling 315.443.4715

Crisis/ Urgent Walk-In Services

Urgent/crisis services are available to students in crisis or have an urgent need to be seen by a Counseling Center On-call Therapist located at 200 Walnut Place.

Examples of reasons to see the On-Call Therapist include (but are not limited to):

  • If you do not feel safe
  • If you are having thoughts of suicide
  • If you are having thoughts of harming yourself or others
  • If you have been sexually assaulted or have experienced relationship violence within the past week
  • If you have recently experienced the death of a loved one

Urgent/crisis walk-in services are available: Monday - Friday

  • 8:30AM - 11:30AM
  • 12:30PM - 4:00PM

The Counseling Center is located at 200 Walnut Place. We are a yellow house on the corner of East Adams Street and Walnut Place.