Mitigating Violence through Compassion

Emory University truly cares for its students, staff, faculty and guests. To foster a community of caring for self and each other, Emory has highlighted some of resources to provide for your care and safety. Our community has a wealth of resources to provide support for your, colleagues, and fellow students. Please view the offices below to learn how we may help you or those you care about.

Student Intervention Services (SIS)

Call 404.430.1120 or email
Additional Resources:
Helping Students in Distress, A guide for Faculty and Staff (PDF)
To make a referral

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)


Located at 1462 Clifton Road, Suite 235
Call 404.727.7450 to schedule an appointment or Students may leave messages after hours
Urgent care walk-in consultations are available Monday - Friday, 8:30-3:30
HELPLINE: 404.727.4357 (HELP), 7 days a week 8:30 pm to 1:00 am
DeKalb County Mental Health Support Line: 404.892.4646

Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FSAP)

Located at 1762 Clifton Road, Suite 1100
Call 404.727.43.28 or send an email 
Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5 pm to schedule an appointment

Emory Police Department (EPD)

Emory Police Department is apart of Campus Services Divsion of Public Safety
Located at 1784 North Decatur Road, Suite G-01
EMERGENCY: 404.727.6111
24-hour Non-Emergency: 404.727.8005
TDD/TTY: 404.727.4122
Office: 404.727.6115 or

Emory Threat Assessment Team

Emergency situations should be reported immediately to law enforcement by calling 911
To contact the Threat Assessment Team send an email to

Run, Hide, Fight

In the event of an active shooter incident, Emory University has adopted the "Run, Hide, Fight" guidance produced by the City of Houston's Mayor's Office of Public Safety and the Office of Homeland Security.