Emergency Services

The University Counseling Center is an available resource for students experiencing an urgent situation or crisis. The UCC is located in the 206 Student Services on the Allendale campus and 101B DeVos on the Downtown Pew campus.

Suicide and Crisis Lifeline

Call or text 988 for immediate mental health support.

The following is a list of 24/7 crisis resources for current GVSU students.


  • During Office Hours: We offer same-day urgent consultations.
    • ALLENDALE: Call us at (616) 331-3266 or stop by our office at 206 STU:
      • Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    • DOWNTOWN: Call us at (616) 331-3266 or stop by our office at 101B DeVos:
      • Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • When The Office Is Closed:
    Contact your RA or Residence Life Grad Assistant. In an emergency call 911 or Dept. of Public Safety at (616) 331-3255.
  • Off-Campus Emergencies:
    CALL 911 or proceed to the nearest hospital emergency room, or call 988, the Suicide and Crisis Lifeline.

Page last modified August 14, 2023