During Business Hours (8AM - 5PM, Monday - Friday):
Students in need of urgent psychological assistance should call the counseling center at 512-245-2208.
There is an on-call counselor who can respond to students in crisis, as well as consult with concerned friends, family, staff, and faculty. Examples include concerns about risk of hurting self or others, a recent traumatic event (including physical or sexual assault), or a level of distress that is impairing daily functioning.
Counselors are also available upon request to speak with students, faculty and/or staff following a traumatic event such as the death of a student, team mate, class mate, or other member of the Texas State University community.
After Business Hours:
Students in need of urgent psychological assistance should call the Avail Crisis Hotline (Toll Free) at 1-877-466-0660. Please inform them that you are a Texas State University Student.
Students may also contact the Police by calling 911.
Find resources for hotlines, advocacy, reporting, counseling and Title IX.
Hays County 1-877-466-0660
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-8255
Crisis Text Line Text START to 741-741
Travis County - Austin Travis County Integral Care 1-844-398-8252 or 512-472-4357
Williamson County 1-800-841-1255
|Domestic Violence / Sexual Assault Hotlines|
|Hays/Caldwell Women's Center / Rape Crisis Hotline||1-800-700-4292|
|Safe Place - Austin / Travis County||512-267-7233|
|Hope Alliance - Round Rock / Williamson County||1-800-460-7233|
|The Trevor Project|
|Crisis and Suicide Prevention Helpline for LGBTQ Youth|
|This line is primarily for transgender people experiencing a crisis|
|An anonymous confidential online resource center for college students to get information regarding emotional health.|