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In an emergency, contact University Police @ (631) 632-3333 from a cell phone or 911 from any on-campus phone.

On Campus Resources


The following resources are on-campus departments and groups that serve any student, faculty or staff member faced with issues related to depression, suicide and/or mental health.


Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)
Psychological and psychiatric services for Stony Brook University students

 CPO – Depression/Suicide Prevention and Outreach 
631-632-CR4U (2748)
Providing education with an emphasis on prevention and early intervention of depression and suicide

 Student Health Services 
Providing students with quality medical care, and the services necessary to optimize preventative health and wellness

 Employee Assistance Program 
Health and wellness for faculty and staff

 University Police 
911 using an on campus phone
631-632-3333 from off campus or cell phone
Preserving life, maintaining human rights, protecting property, and promoting individual responsibility and community commitment


Off Campus Resources


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Call or Text 988
24 hour crisis intervention & support hotline 


Response Crisis Center
24 hour crisis intervention hotline and 
ONLINE crisis counseling service 
Mon-Fri 7pm-11pm

NY Project Hope

Project Hope Crisis Counselors understand what you are going through. Talking to them is free, confidential, and anonymous.

Call 1-844-863-9314 or visit

The Trevor Project 
866-4-U-TREVOR (866-488-7386)
The nations only 24/7 crisis & suicide prevention helpline for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth

Other Links of Interest

National Institute of Mental Health 
Suicide Awareness Voices of Education 
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention