Emergency Information

Mental Health Emergencies

During Clinic Hours (Monday - Friday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm)

  • Go to SMU Counseling Services for immediate crisis intervention and evaluation.
  • OR CALL 214-768-2277.

After Clinic Hours (Monday - Friday, 5:00 pm to 8:30 am; Saturday & Sunday; Holidays)

  • Emergency or Life-threatening: Call 911 or go to a hospital emergency room
  • CALL 214-768-2277. A recorded message will give you information on accessing the mental health professional on call.
    • If you do not receive a prompt reply, please try the number again or call the SMU Police at 214-768-3333.

Mental health emergency community resources:

  • Suicide Crisis Center:  214-828-1000
  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255