UTPD disarms student in SAC, campus is secure


UTPD officers disarmed a student with self-harm intentions in the Student Activities Center just after 12:30 p.m. Monday. The campus is secure and no one was injured, according to UTPD spokeswoman Cindy Posey.

If you or anyone you know is considering self-harm, here are University and community resources:

  • The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255.
  • UT Counseling and Mental Health Center Crisis Line: 512-471-2255
  • Behavior Concerns Advice Line: 512-232-5050.

For more resources and for information about the University's mental health programs, click here.