In Crisis?

CAPS is here for you!

Please choose from the menu below to identify which resource is appropriate depending on your situation.

  • During Business Hours
    Students in crisis can be seen by an on-call counselor the same day to manage the crisis or to be referred as appropriate.
  • After Business Hours
    In case of a mental health emergency after regular business hours and/or on weekends, please call our after hours hotline at (305) 348-2277 to speak with a counselor.
  • National Suicide Hotline
    If you or your friend are in immediate danger, please call 9-1-1. Otherwise, please call the National Suicide Hotline at: (800)-273-8255.
  • Worried about an FIU student?
    Click here to make a report about a student you are concerned about. If you choose to, you may make the report anonymously.
  • University Police

    Sworn police officers are available on campus 24 hours a day. Please use the numbers below to make sure your call is routed to the appropriate dispatcher.

    Modesto Maidique Campus
    PG-5 Market Station
    305-348-5911 (Emergency)

    Biscayne Bay Campus
    Building SO II
    305-919-5911 (Emergency)



To make an appointment with us, please call:

305-348-2277 (CAPS)

Appointments will be held over the phone or by videoconference (through a HIPAA-compliant platform).



If you are in need of immediate services, please call our 24-Hour hotline 305-348-2277 (CAPS) to speak with a licensed clinician.



SHC 270


Remote Hours of Operation 

Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 5 PM




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Remote Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM