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Dean on Call
Students experiencing an emergency outside of business hours (weekdays from 5PM–9AM, weekends, and holidays) can speak with a student life administrator through our Dean on Call service.
Dial 100 from any campus phone or 617-253-1212 to reach MIT Police, then ask to speak to the Dean on Call.
Dial 100 from any campus phone or 617-253-1212 (24 hours).
Student Mental Health and Counseling Services
Student Mental Health & Counseling Services (SMHCS) is a dedicated team of clinicians who are available to consult with anyone who is concerned about a student. SMHCS can provide evaluations and consultations, brief treatments including counseling/psychotherapy and medication, and referrals to non-MIT medical clinicians.
For urgent mental health concerns, call 617-253-2916. SMHCS is open Monday to Thursday from 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM and Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. If you contact SMHCS after hours, you will be connected to the Clinician on Call.
Urgent Care at MIT Medical
Call 617-253-4481, MIT Medical’s 24-hour help line, if you aren't feeling well and need care right away.
Violence Prevention & Response (VPR) is MIT’s primary on-campus resource for preventing and responding to interpersonal violence including sexual assault, dating and domestic violence, stalking, and sexual harassment. Their hotline is available 24 hours a day to support survivors in deciding what to do next.
Call 617-253-2300 (24 hours a day) to reach a VPR advocate.