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Student Counseling Services

Emergency Services


Student Counseling Services strives to be responsive to mental health crises and will make every effort to address concerns, develop a plan of action for managing your concern, and refer you to outside mental health services as needed.

Emergency Hours of Operation and Contact information:

Business hours: 601-266-4829

8am-5pm Monday-Friday at Student Counseling Services

After hours: 601-606-HELP (4357)

Counselor On-Call 5pm-8am weekdays and 5pm Friday-8am Monday on weekends

For safety concerns please call 911 or University of Southern Mississippi Campus Police at 601-266-4986. Campus police can access our Counselor On-Call as appropriate.


Sometimes, faculty, staff, and students encounter concerning behavior of others within the USM community. The USM CARES program is designed to help members of the community report those behaviors in an anonymous fashion. You can read more about the CARES program, and file an anonymous report about concerning behavior.

Contact Us

Student Counseling Services

103 Ray Guy Way 

Bond Hall South (East entrance) 

Hattiesburg Campus


Business Hours Phone

After Hours Phone