Emergency Services

Are You in Crisis?

If you are in crisis and need help immediately, please call 911.

Suicide and Crisis Hotline, provides immediate mental health support call. Text 988 at any time day or night. 

Crisis Text Line to connect with a volunteer Crisis Counselor. Text 741741 at any time day or night. 

You can find additional local and national hotlines by clicking HERE.

Local Hospitals & Behavior Health Hospitals

  • Holland Hospital: (616) 392-5141
  • Spectrum Health Butterworth: (866) 989-7999
  • Spectrum Health Zeeland Community: (616) 772-4644
  • Pine Rest Mental Health Services: (800) 678-5500



The University Counseling Center provide crisis support both at our main Allendale and Pew Campuses Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm.

If a student is having a mental health emergency, they are welcome to drop by our Allendale or Pew Campus offices for an urgent consultation with a counselor during business hours. 

If the emergency is happening after-hours or during weekends, support is available. Call 911. You may also contact your Living Center Director or RA for assistance. 

GVSU Counseling Center: Call (616) 331-3266 (Business Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.) or stop by the office at 206 Student Services Center in Allendale. 

Page last modified August 21, 2023