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).
In case of dire emergency involving the safety of someone, University Police should be contacted.
For emergencies in the evenings, or on weekends: Contact the Student Health Service (302-831-2226).
If calling from on-campus, dial: 911
The Center for Counseling and Student Development may then be asked to provide assistance once immediate safety is secured.
If calling from off-campus, dial: 302-831-2222
Other Emergency Options Include
Christiana Hospital Emergency Room
Psychiatric Mobile Crisis Unit
(New Castle County)
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