Crisis Contact Information
In the event of an urgent or crisis situation with a UTMB student, you may do
any of the following:
After hours or on weekends or holidays
contact the Access Center at 1(800) 917-8906.
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline's mission is to provide immediate assistance to individuals in suicidal crisis by connecting them to the nearest available suicide prevention and mental health service provider through a toll-free telephone number: 1-800-273-TALK (8255). It is the only national suicide prevention and intervention telephone resource funded by the Federal Government.
The Jed Foundation
This nonprofit public charity is committed to reducing youth suicide and improving the mental health safety net. This site provides info regarding suicide prevention to parents and students and connects to various college counseling centers.
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
This site is the national strategy for Suicide Prevention and presents info on national and international strategies for suicide prevention. Publications as well as info by state is available.
National Graduate Student Crisis Line — a toll-free, 24-hour hotline staffed by highly trained phone counselors who understand the unique issues faced by grad students like you.
by SAMHSA's YouTube Channel