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The University of Texas at Austin Division of Student Affairs
Center for Students in Recovery

I Need Help

The most important part of a recovery journey is asking for help. Below are resources for emergencies and crises, non-emergencies, and ongoing, long-term support.


  • Call 9-1-1
  • Counseling and Mental Health Center Crisis Hotline (students): 512-471-2255
  • Travis County Integral Care Crisis Phone: 512-472-4357
  • BlueBonnet Trails Community Services Crisis Hotline: 800-841-1255
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-273-8255


  • Counseling and Mental Health Center (students) Appointments: (512) 471-3515
  • Behavior Concerns Advice Line (BCAL) if you are concerned about someone else's behavior (UT): 512-232-5050
  • Austin Travis County Integral Care Substance Use Services: 512-472-HELP (4357),
  • BlueBonnet Trails Community Services Substance Use Services: 512-863-8968

Recovery Resources

Support Group Meetings On Campus - CSR holds weekly meetings and special events throughout the year, during the summer, and during some holidays. Please visit the schedule page to check out our 12-step meetings, sober social activities, and other recovery-supportive events.

Support Group Meetings Off Campus:

  • Additional meetings for students in recovery
  • Women's AA meetings (location information available at
    • 7th Street Sisters (Wednesday and Friday at 7:30 p.m.)
    • Bridge to Shore (Saturday at 10:30 a.m.)
    • Firemakers (Monday at 12:00 p.m. and Saturday at 10:30 a.m.)
    • Triangle Group (lesbian sensitive - Sunday at 11:30 a.m.)
    • Western Trails (Sunday at 1:30 p.m.)
    • Allandale (Friday at 12:00 p.m.)
    • Northland (Saturday at 8:30 a.m.)
  • LGBTQ AA Meetings (location information available at
    • Lambda/Live and Let Live (Monday through Sunday at various times)
    • Language of the Heart (Saturday at 5:00)
    • Beyond Belief (Thursday at 6:30 p.m. and Saturday at 12:00 p.m.)
    • All LGBTQ meetings listed above are held at the Austin Galano Club (6809 Guadalupe, Austin, TX)
  • Men's AA meetings to choose from, please visit for a complete listing.
  • Recovery Resources

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Treatment Centers

Sober Houses and Transitional Living

Campus Resources

Looking for support on campuses other than UT Austin?

UT System schools with recovery support on campus:

Other Texas Schools:

National Resources:

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