Emergency Information

 Should an after-hours emergency arise, you should contact the University Campus Police at 256-765-4357 or dial 9-1-1.  You may also contact our local on call service at 256-764-3431 or the national suicide hotline at 1-800-273-8255.  If you believe you are in immediate danger of hurting yourself or someone else you should proceed to the nearest emergency room for assistance. 


National Help Lines

Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-273-8255
Eating Disorders Helpline: 800-931-2237
Lifeline Crisis Chat: https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/chat/

Local Help Line

Riverbend Center for Mental Health: 256-764-3431


University Police: 256-765-4357

Nearby Emergency Rooms

Please go to the nearest emergency room or call 911!

North Alabama Medical Center - Formerly known as ECM Hospital


1701 Veterans Drive, Florence, AL

Shoals Hospital


201 West Avalon Avenue, Muscle Shoals, AL

Helen Keller Hospital


1300 S Montgomery Avenue, Sheffield, AL