Emergency Services

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In case of emergency

  • Dial 911.
  • For non-emergency, contact the UCSC Police Department dispatch number at (831) 459-4861. 

Other support services

There are a number of important emergency support services for students on campus:

  • UC Santa Cruz Slug Support Program within the Dean of Students' office was created to connect students to resources during challenging times. Slug Support can help connect students to on-campus resources, assist students in finding support services, and provide financial support including funding for food and emergency housing. 
  • If you are a UCSC student who is experiencing an immediate crisis situation, see resources at the Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) Crisis Assistance and/or phone (831) 459-2628, indicating the reason you need a same-day crisis appointment.