All UVA students are eligible for emergency assessments and/or consultation
Emergencies: (434) 243-5150 or 911
If you are having thoughts of harming yourself or someone else, or you feel that you are in a crisis and your efforts to manage it are not successful, call CAPS at 434-243-5150. If you are in immediate danger of harming yourself or others or are having a medical emergency dial 911.
Crisis and emergency consultation services are available 24 hours/day, 7 days/week.
During business hours (M-F, 8am-5pm) students can call or walk-in to CAPS and speak to the on-call clinician.
After business hours, students should call 434-243-5150 to connect with our afterhours service, Fonemed. A registered nurse will assess your mental health concerns and direct you to the most appropriate care.
Concerns Regarding a Student (other than the caller):
If you are concerned about a student, you can call 434-243-5150 24 hours/day, 7 days/week and ask to speak with a clinician. Consultation regarding students is available to UVA students, faculty, administrators, staff, parents and other concerned community members.
Other Helpful Resources
National Suicide Prevention Hotline 1-800-273-8255
Madison House HELP line 434-295-TALK
Region 10 Emergency Services 434-972-1800
Sexual Assault Resource Agency (SARA) 434-977-7273
Office of the Dean of Students 434-924-7133