Resources for Distance Learning

Emergency Contacts


Online Crisis Chat

Crisis Text Line

  • Text HOME to 741741


  • 703-527-4077

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

  • 988
  • 800-273-8255

Mason Sexual and Intimate Partner Violence Crisis Line

  • 703-380-1434

The Steve Fund (for students of color)

  • Text STEVE to 741741

Trans Lifeline (for the trans community)

  • 877-565-8860

The Trevor Project's TrevorLifeline (for LGBTQ+ students)

  • 866-488-7386

Veterans Crisis Line (for Veterans)

  • 800-273-8255, Press 1

Mason Police

  • 703-993-2810

Please see the following online resources for students enrolled in distance learning programs and students currently residing outside of Virginia during the COVID-19 pandemic:

  1. Virtual Mental Health Workshops: CAPS currently offers virtual workshops to help teach skills to cope with stress. They are free and open to all Mason students. Each session has different content and you may attend one, many, or all.
  2. Find a Community Provider: Our community provider website provides information to students about getting connected with an off-campus provider for mental health treatment.
  3. Learning Services
  4. Lifeline Crisis Chat
  5. Concerned about a student? Please see our Concerned About a Student page.