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Emergencies

In case of psychological emergency, help is available 24 hours a day when school is in session during the fall and spring semesters, as well as the Winter Session.

For emergencies during regular business hours:  Contact the Center for Counseling and Student Development (302-831-2141).

For emergencies in the evenings, or on weekends:  Contact the Student Health Service (302-831-2226).

In case of dire emergency involving the safety of someone, University Police should be contacted.
If calling from on-campus, dial:  911
If calling from off-campus, dial:  302-831-2222
The Center for Counseling and Student Development may then be asked to provide assistance once immediate safety is secured.

Other Emergency Options Include

Christiana Hospital Emergency Room
302-733-1601

Psychiatric Mobile Crisis Unit
(New Castle County)
302-577-2484

Meadowood Hospital
302-328-3330

Rockford Center
302-996-5480

If this is not a current emergency, but you would like more information about suicide and mental health in college students, one resource is the Ulifeline web site that is funded by the Jed Foundation:

http://www.ulifeline.org/



Center for Counseling & Student Development
261 Perkins Student Center, Newark, DE 19716
Phone: 302-831-2141
Fax: 302-831-2148