Help if you're in Distress or Crisis

If you are in need urgent support call Campus Enforcement and Patrol Office (CEP) 864-4100 and an immediate response will be activated.

Emergency situations include:

  • Concerned for immediate safety
  • Experiencing or witnessing behavior that is violent, destructive, harmful, aggressive or threatening to self or others.

The Campus Enforcement and Patrol Office (CEP) is here 24 hours a day/365 days each year to help provide a safe and secure working environment. All incidents and/or accidents on campus involving actual or potential danger to life or property should be communicated immediately to CEP at 864-4100.

Students with urgent mental health concerns should avail of the following community based services:

  • 24-hour mental health crisis line: 737-4668 (local) or 1-888-737-4668 (province-wide).
  • Crisis Text Line: text 'Talk' to 686868
  • Mobile Crisis Response Team: 1-888-737-4668 St. John’s Region.
  • Psychiatric Assessment Unit: 777-3021 or 777-3022 24 hour Walk-in Crisis Service at the Waterford Hospital Site on Waterford Bridge Rd.
  • Health Sciences Emergency Department on Columbus Drive in St. John’s 777-6335.
If you are in need of non-urgent support:

If you are a registered student and would like to speak to a counsellor, appointments can be made in person or by telephone, 864-8500 (Option #2). Appointments can not be made via email.

The Student Wellness and Counselling Centre (SWCC) Hours:
Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
(Summer Hours 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM)

If you are a registered student experiencing a significant change in your personal, academic, or financial circumstances, and would like to talk to someone regarding supports, please contact the Student Support Office 864-7594 or to schedule an appointment. 

Student Support Hours:
Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
(Summer Hours 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM)


Student Life

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000