Students experiencing a life threatening emergency should always call 911
Mental Health Emergencies
What constitutes a mental health emergency?
- If you are concerned about your personal safety or the safety of others
- If you are concerned about harming yourself or someone else
- If you believe that you are losing touch with reality
Resources available for mental health emergencies:
Call the Carruth Center office (24/7)
Go to the Emergency Room
J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital
1 Medical Center Drive
Morgantown, WV 26505
Call the WVU Police Department
Call 24-hour National Suicide Prevention Lifeline services
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)
- Military Veterans Suicide Hotline: 1-800-273-TALK (Press 1)
- Trevor Project Hotline (LGBTQ): 1-866-4UTREVOR (1-866-488-7386)
Text Crisis Text Line
Text WVU to 741741. Free, confidential, and available 24/7.
Find more information at https://www.crisistextline.org/faq.