Crisis and Emergency Contacts

If you have a crisis or safety concern and are within the United States, please call the Penn State Crisis Line at 1-877-229-6400 or text LIONS to 741741. You can also utilize your local crisis services or hospital for emergencies. 

The National Suicide Prevention Line is accessible throughout the U.S. by calling or texting 988. Chat is also available at

If you are located outside of the United States, please contact emergency services in your current location. You can also use the International Crisis and Emergency Services listings

If you are a University Park student, view available CAPS locations. If you are located at another Penn State campus, you can search for counseling information at your campus.