Memorial Hall and the South Green

Emergency and After-Hours Services

UD Helpline

Any student feeling overwhelmed, anxious, or otherwise in need of someone to talk to can call 302-831-1001, Option 2, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to speak with a mental health professional. Support is available in multiple languages.

Crisis Text Line

24-hour mental health support is also available via text. Send the text message UDTEXT to 741741 to reach a mental health professional, or send STEVE to connect with a professional who specializes in supporting students of color.

24/7 Victim Support

The UD Helpline offers 24/7 confidential crisis and victim support for survivors of all forms of sexual assault, intimate partner violence, sexual harassment and stalking. Call 302-831-1001, Option 1 to speak to a licensed clinician.


24/7 virtual mental health support

All students enrolled at the University of Delaware (including all part-time, professional, graduate and undergraduate students) now have access to 24/7 virtual mental health care through TimelyCare.

Features include on-demand and scheduled appointments with licensed counselors. In most cases, students will be connected with a professional within five minutes of initiating a request for 24/7 support or students can browse providers and make a scheduled appointment with their chosen counselor.

After-Hours Medical Care

Additional Resources

Call for Help


Amnesty for Active Assistance

Student health and safety are of primary concern at the University of Delaware. As such, in cases of behavior that presents serious and immediate harm or threat of harm to a individual or the larger University community, individuals are encouraged to seek assistance for themselves or others.

If active assistance is sought due to a serious and immediate risk of harm, Community Standards & Conflict Resolution will not pursue conduct charges against a student or student organization for violations of the Code of Conduct resulting from the behavior.

Smart phone in a user's hand

CALL – Contact 911 or a University official when you have a concern.

STAY – Remain with the person who needs help.

HELP – Cooperate with emergency personnel, including answering questions and following instructions.