Situations that present an immediate threat to persons or property are considered emergencies and should be directed to the University of Texas Police Department (UTPD) 512-471-4441 or 911.
Student Emergency Services, in the Office of the Dean of Students, works with campus and community organizations to provide a number of services to assist students, and in some cases their families and friends, during an emergency or crisis situation. Our office does not provide counseling services.
Emergencies include (but are not limited to):
Death of a student or former student
Death of a relative
Student injury or illness
Interpersonal violence or stalking
Apartment or house fire
Concerns about academic adjustment or performance
Services include (but are not limited to):
Flag lowering ceremonies (current students only)
Student absence notifications
Outreach and advocacy for students
Coordination with relevant U.T. Austin departments