If you are experiencing a severe or potentially life-threatening emergency, call 911, go to a local hospital emergency room, or call Campus Police at 704-687-2200.
If you need to speak to someone about an urgent emotional or mental health concern:
For other crises after hours, you may also contact appropriate residence hall personnel (if you are an on campus student) or the Campus Police (704‑687‑2200). In either case, they will discuss with you the options you have for getting assistance, which may include getting in touch with the counselor on-call or a referral to another resource in the community
Same Day Crisis Services
Counselors are available to speak with students in crisis during each business day.
The staff at CAPS is aware that emergencies requiring immediate attention can exist for students seeking our services. Our same-day crisis services are designed to assist students who are confronting life-threatening circumstances, current or recent traumatic crises, and significant psychological distress
If you believe your situation is a crisis that cannot wait for a regularly scheduled appointment, please let us know.
Important Crisis Resources