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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

Psychiatric Mobile Crisis Unit
(New Castle County)

Meadowood Hospital

Rockford Center

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:

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