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Urgent Mental Health Services


San Diego Access and Crisis Line (ACL): (888) 724-7240

National Suicide Lifeline network: 988 (call or text) 


Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

Crisis counseling line (24 hours): 858-534-3755 (select Option 2)

This program is free and accissible to UCSD students providing professional assistance with a wide array of personal difficulties that may interfere with academic success. Specific concerns for which students often seek assistance include loneliness and isolation, homesickness, parent/family/partner conflict, difficulty studying, concentrating or test-taking, challenges in interpersonal relations and communication, educational/career concerns, identity issues, sexuality, depression, and anxiety.


Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FSAP)

This program is free and accessible to all UCSD faculty and staff offering a variety of services and resources to help individuals and departments with a range of issues, including trauma recovery, wellness, grief and violence.


For further mental health resources, please visit this page