In case of emergency

For on-campus emergencies, call 6-3333.

Public Safety will send an officer and the Brandeis Emergency Medical Corps (BEMCo) to assist you.

For off-campus emergencies, call 911.

Need help now? To reach the Crisis Text Line, a culturally sensitive emergency resource: Text START to 741-741 or call 1-800-273-TALK (8255).

Another emergency resource: Good Samaritans, 877-870-4673, call or text 24/7.

Consultations

For emergency consultations after hours, call 781-736-3785 to reach our 24-hour answering service.

For students


Helping a Friend in Crisis

Friends are often the first to notice that a fellow student might be experiencing significant distress. You may be concerned but it may not be clear how you can be helpful.

The following Brandeis resources are available to you.

Concern Contact
Immediate harm or threat 781-736-3333 Brandeis University Police
Non-emergency social concern 781-736-3600 Dean of Students Office
Counseling services 781-736-3730 Brandeis Counseling Center
Emergency consultation after hours 781-736-3785 24-hour answering service
Academic issues, undergraduate student 781-736-3470 Academic Services
Academic issues, graduate student 781-736-3546 Graduate Student Affairs