Counseling Center

Crisis Services

For a life threatening mental health emergency, call 911 or go to the nearest hospital emergency department.  

Outside of regular office hours, call the Counseling Center at 319-273-2676 and press 2 to speak to a crisis counselor.

During regular office hours, call the Counseling Center at 319-273-2676 and press 2 to speak to a licensed mental health crisis counselor or press 1 and let the receptionist know you are having an emergency and she will arrange a time for you to meet with a counselor for an emergency appointment.  You may also come to the Counseling Center during office hours to receive assistance.

Students may also contact the crisis text line:

After Hours Crisis/Emergency

In case of immediate danger: Call 911 or go to the nearest hospital emergency room.

For urgent situations outside of office hours: Call the Counseling Center at (319) 273-2676 and press 2 to speak to a crisis counselor.

Statewide Crisis Line:
1-800-332-4224

National Suicide Hotline:
1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433)