Emergency/24-Hour Support

It is important that students have the support they need when they need it. SAIC is committed to ensuring staff are always available for student emergencies, including overnight, on the weekend, and when classes aren’t in session.

Campus Security

Medical, Police, Fire and Emergencies


Campus Security is available 24/7 and should be contacted immediately if there is a need to address a medical or safety concern.

Deans on Call

Student Concerns


Deans on Call are a group of staff members who are available 24 hours per day, 365 days of the year for consultation and assistance on urgent matters. To speak to the Dean on Call, call Campus Security and ask to connect with the Dean on Call.

Counseling Services

Psychological Emergencies

312.499.4271 (After hours press 1 to speak to a counselor)

Counseling Services is available to meet with a student who needs mental health assistance during business hours. After hours phone counseling is also available.

Health Services

Medical Advice

312.499.4288 (After hours contact the 24-Hour Nurse Advice Line at 877.924.7758)

Health Services is available to meet with a student who needs basic medical care during business hours. After hours phone consultation is also available.

Additional Residence Hall Resources

RA on Call


Numbers for the specific RA on Call for each residence hall are posted on signage throughout the hall. The RA on Call can get in touch with additional support as needed.

Pro Staff on Call


Professional staff are available 24-hours per day to provide assistance to students living in the residence halls. In Jones Hall and 162 North State Street, contact building security to connect with professional staff. In the Buckingham, contact the RA on call.

Helping a Student in Distress