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Do you need help right away?

Have you taken, or are you about to take, action to harm or kill yourself?

Call 911 or UWM Police 414-229-9911 (9-911 campus phone) for immediate assistance

Are you currently considering suicide?

Connect with one of the following resources:

  • University Counseling Services (weekday business hours, only) – 414-229-4133
    • University Counseling Services, located on the 5th floor of the Northwest Quadrant, is open between 8 am and 4:45 pm Monday through Thursday and between 9 am and 4:45 pm on Friday. Crisis Hours for walk-in appointments are available for those in clinical crisis from 9am–3pm (Mon, Weds, Thurs, Fri) and 10–3pm (Tues). With the exception of urgent situations, please phone 414-229-4133 to make an appointment in advance. Use the orange elevators and follow the yellow Pounce prints to access reception.
    • Students who are currently enrolled for class credits at UWM and have paid the student segregated fee are eligible for services at no cost.
    • For students who have urgent needs that are not life threatening, brief screening sessions are provided to help stabilize the situation and determine what further services may be necessary. A University Counseling Services counselor is on-call from 9am–3pm Mon, Weds, Thurs, Fri and 10–3pm on Tues. An appointment is not necessary, but there may be a wait to be seen if the counselor is occupied with another student at the time of your arrival.
  • Columbia-St. Mary’s Emergency Services (24/7) – 414-291-1200
  • Milwaukee County Crisis Line (24/7) – 414-257-7222
  • 24/7 Suicide Prevention Hotlines:
    • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24/7) – 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
      (TTY Accessible – 1-800-799-4TTY)
    • Trevor Lifeline for LGBTQ (24/7) – 1-866-488-7386
    • Veterans Crisis Line (24/7) – 1-800-273-TALK, Press 1
    • Crisis Text Line – text HELLO to 741-741 or visit: www.crisistextline.org

Are you in crisis and unsure what to do?

Connect with one of the following resources:

  • University Counseling Services (weekday business hours, only) – 414-229-4133
    • University Counseling Services, located on the 5th floor of the Northwest Quadrant, is open between 8 am and 4:45 pm Monday through Thursday and between 9 am and 4:45 pm on Friday. Crisis Hours for walk-in appointments are available for those in clinical crisis from 9am–3pm (Mon, Weds, Thurs, Fri) and 10–3pm (Tues). With the exception of urgent situations, please phone 414-229-4133 to make an appointment in advance. Use the orange elevators and follow the yellow Pounce prints to access reception.
    • Students who are currently enrolled for class credits at UWM and have paid the student segregated fee are eligible for services at no cost.
    • For students who have urgent needs that are not life threatening, brief screening sessions are provided to help stabilize the situation and determine what further services may be necessary. A University Counseling Services counselor is on-call from 9am–3pm Mon, Weds, Thurs, Fri and 10–3pm on Tues. An appointment is not necessary, but there may be a wait to be seen if the counselor is occupied with another student at the time of your arrival.
  • Columbia-St. Mary’s Emergency Services (24/7) – 414-291-1200
  • Milwaukee County Crisis Line (24/7) – 414-257-7222
  • 24/7 Suicide Prevention Hotlines:
    • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24/7) – 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
      (TTY Accessible – 1-800-799-4TTY)
    • Trevor Lifeline for LGBTQ (24/7) – 1-866-488-7386
    • Veterans Crisis Line (24/7) – 1-800-273-TALK, Press 1
    • Crisis Text Line – text HELLO to 741-741 or visit: www.crisistextline.org

Does someone you care about need help right away?

Has someone you are concerned about taken, or are they about to take, action to harm or kill themselves?

Call 911 or UWM Police 414-229-9911 (9-911 campus phone) for immediate assistance

Is someone you are concerned about currently considering suicide?

Connect with one of the following resources:

  • University Counseling Services (weekday business hours, only) – 414-229-4133
    • University Counseling Services, located on the 5th floor of the Northwest Quadrant, is open between 8 am and 4:45 pm Monday through Thursday and between 9 am and 4:45 pm on Friday. Crisis Hours for walk-in appointments are available for those in clinical crisis from 9am–3pm (Mon, Weds, Thurs, Fri) and 10–3pm (Tues). With the exception of urgent situations, please phone 414-229-4133 to make an appointment in advance. Use the orange elevators and follow the yellow Pounce prints to access reception.
    • Students who are currently enrolled for class credits at UWM and have paid the student segregated fee are eligible for services at no cost.
    • For students who have urgent needs that are not life threatening, brief screening sessions are provided to help stabilize the situation and determine what further services may be necessary. A University Counseling Services counselor is on-call from 9am–3pm Mon, Weds, Thurs, Fri and 10–3pm on Tues. An appointment is not necessary, but there may be a wait to be seen if the counselor is occupied with another student at the time of your arrival.
  • Columbia-St. Mary’s Emergency Services (24/7) – 414-291-1200
  • Milwaukee County Crisis Line (24/7) – 414-257-7222
  • 24/7 Suicide Prevention Hotlines:
    • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24/7) – 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
      (TTY Accessible – 1-800-799-4TTY)
    • Trevor Lifeline for LGBTQ (24/7) – 1-866-488-7386
    • Veterans Crisis Line (24/7) – 1-800-273-TALK, Press 1
    • Crisis Text Line – text HELLO to 741-741 or visit: www.crisistextline.org

Is someone you are concerned about in crisis, and you are not sure what to do?

Connect with one of the following resources:

  • University Counseling Services (weekday business hours, only) – 414-229-4133
    • University Counseling Services, located on the 5th floor of the Northwest Quadrant, is open between 8 am and 4:45 pm Monday through Thursday and between 9 am and 4:45 pm on Friday. Crisis Hours for walk-in appointments are available for those in clinical crisis from 9am–3pm (Mon, Weds, Thurs, Fri) and 10–3pm (Tues). With the exception of urgent situations, please phone 414-229-4133 to make an appointment in advance. Use the orange elevators and follow the yellow Pounce prints to access reception.
    • Students who are currently enrolled for class credits at UWM and have paid the student segregated fee are eligible for services at no cost.
    • For students who have urgent needs that are not life threatening, brief screening sessions are provided to help stabilize the situation and determine what further services may be necessary. A University Counseling Services counselor is on-call from 9am–3pm Mon, Weds, Thurs, Fri and 10–3pm on Tues. An appointment is not necessary, but there may be a wait to be seen if the counselor is occupied with another student at the time of your arrival.
  • Columbia-St. Mary’s Emergency Services (24/7) – 414-291-1200
  • Milwaukee County Crisis Line (24/7) – 414-257-7222
  • 24/7 Suicide Prevention Hotlines:
    • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24/7) – 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
      (TTY Accessible – 1-800-799-4TTY)
    • Trevor Lifeline for LGBTQ (24/7) – 1-866-488-7386
    • Veterans Crisis Line (24/7) – 1-800-273-TALK, Press 1
    • Crisis Text Line – text HELLO to 741-741 or visit: www.crisistextline.org