If a student is in crisis during regular business hours, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays, the student can call or walk into the Walter Young Center and indicate that she/he needs to speak with a therapist and that the matter is urgent.

In an emergency, when the Walter Young Center is not open, call Public Safety at 262.524.7300 or dial 911.



Other emergency numbers:

  • 211: For information on a wide range of services, including assistance with drug/alcohol issues, mental health and crisis intervention
  • Waukesha County Crisis Intervention
    24-hour confidential mental health and substance abuse counseling, referral and crisis intervention. During regular business hours, call (262)548-7666. After hours, dial (414)455-1736.

  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline

  • National Crisis Text Line
    Text 'CONNECT' to 741741 in the United States

  • Waukesha Women’s Center 24 hour confidential hotline:262-542-3828 or toll free at 1-888-542-3828