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  • Emergency Phone Numbers

    On- and off-campus contacts for physical and mental health emergencies, including local hospitals.

    Emergency Planning and Other Information

    Emergency Planning manages the emergency mass notification program and systems, oversees campus evacuation planning, and prepares the campus community for a wide variety of hazards, focusing on preparedness, resilience, recovery, mitigation, and response/support of campus emergencies, and working with campus and community stakeholders to improve readiness.

    Parent Emergency Preparation

    General information for parents and family members of current students, including a Q&A on personal safety at SCU.

    SCU Bronco Alert

    This campus alert system enables the University to send time-sensitive notifications ONLY in case of a campus emergency—by phone, cell phone, text messaging, and e-mail simultaneously—to all members of the SCU community who have signed up for alerts. Students, faculty, and staff must enroll through MySCU Portal.

    Santa Clara University is a JED Campus.

    By becoming a member of the JED Campus program, a school demonstrates a commitment to the emotional well-being of its students. Our multi-year strategic collaboration not only assesses and enhances the work that is already being done but helps create positive, lasting, systemic change in the campus community. 


Crisis Services

If you are experiencing a personal crisis, the Cowell Center has hourly crisis appointments available.

Crisis Services

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