Emergency Messaging


3/18/2023- Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) will be open from 12pm to 3pm today for drop-in sessions. Please bring your student ID to swipe into the building.


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After Hours & Emergencies

After Hours

In an emergency or life-threatening situation, please call 911.

If Student Health and Wellness is closed and you need to speak with someone regarding an urgent medical concern, care providers are always on call at (434) 297-4261. For urgent mental health concerns, please call (434) 243-5150. 

TimelyCare is a virtual mental health platform available to UVA students 24/7 across the U.S. To speak with a mental health professional in minutes, students should register at timelycare.com/uva, login using their virginia.edu email address, and select "TalkNow." 


In an emergency or life-threatening situation, please call 911.

For a list of SHW's mental health emergency and crisis services, visit this PDF.

If you need care in the Charlottesville area when SHW is not open, please see the list of hospitals and urgent care centers below. Please note that SHW does not cover visits or charges incurred in the emergency room or urgent care; they are billed directly to your insurance. If your condition is not urgent or an emergency, please schedule an appointment with SHW during our business hours.