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PLEASE NOTE: Fall undergraduate courses will begin on Tuesday, August 25. Information and FAQs are available on the Return to Grounds website and the Fall 2020 Student Resource website, which will be updated frequently.

All events on Grounds are cancelled until at least August 15.

Emergency and Crisis Services

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 have not been 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. 

CAPS 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 therapist. 

After business hours, students should call 434-243-5150 to connect with the CAPS after-hours phone 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 the on-call therapist. Consultation regarding concerns about students is available to UVA students, faculty, administrators, staff, parents, and other concerned community members.


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