The DU Emergency & Crisis number is available any time you’re experiencing an emergency or you’re in crisis and need help. Trained professionals will direct you to the assistance you need, whether it’s Campus Safety, the Center for Advocacy, Prevention and Empowerment (CAPE), the Health and Counseling Center or another resource.
Save the DU Emergency & Crisis number in your phone so you can call it any time you need help.
Frequently Asked Questions
When should I call the DU Emergency & Crisis number?
Examples of when you might call the DU Emergency & Crisis number:
- You’re having a medical emergency. (If it is a life-threatening emergency, dial 911 first.)
- You’re in fear for your safety. (If you’re in a life-threatening situation, dial 911 first.)
- You've been a victim of a crime.
- You're experiencing an emotional or mental health crisis.
- You're concerned about the well-being of a friend or colleague at the University.
Who will I talk to if I call the DU Emergency & Crisis number?
The DU Emergency & Crisis number is answered 24 hours a day by trained representatives in the Department of Campus Safety. Every representative who answers the phone is trained to help put you in touch with the right resource quickly.
Will my call be confidential?
Can I call CAPE or another resource directly?
Crisis resources for the campus community
Campus Safety provides safety and crime prevention resources for the University.
|Emergency phone: 303-871-3000
Nonemergency phone: 303-871-2334 www.du.edu/campussafety
Center for Advocacy, Prevention and Empowerment (CAPE)
CAPE provides advocacy and support for victims of sexual violence, stalking, sexual harassment and relationship violence. Please contact the Coordinator of CAPE Advocacy Services, Kayla Ham, at 303-871-3853, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit the CAPE website at www.du.edu/cape for more information.
A Counselor on Call is available after hours for members of the University of Denver community for issues related to gender-based violence as well as other mental health crises. This includes sexual assault, relationship violence, stalking, or sexual harassment. All calls to the CAPE and the Counselor on Call are free and confidential. To reach the Counselor on Call after normal business hours, please call 303-871-2205.
Health and Counseling Center
HCC office: 303-871-2205
The University Chaplain is available to all members of the DU community for help with issues ranging from interfaith dialogue to spiritual care and counseling.
|Univeristy Chaplain: 303-871-4488||www.du.edu/studentlife/religiouslife|