Support Systems

USC Student Health

USC Student Health is available through the single phone number: 213-740-9355 (WELL)—including all services:

  • Counseling and Mental Health Services, a division of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Keck School of Medicine of USC
  • Medical Services, with providers on clinical faculty of the Departments of Family Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dermatology, Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of USC; and professional affiliations with the USC Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, the USC School of Pharmacy, and the Division of Physical Therapy and Biokinesiology
  • Relationship and Sexual Violence Prevention and Services, with counselors who are clinical faculty of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Keck School of Medicine of USC

A nurse (for medical concerns) or licensed counselor (for mental health concerns) is available 24 hours a day, even when the student health centers are closed and during university closures.

Campus Wellbeing and Crisis Intervention

(213) 740-0411
Provides a coordinated and comprehensive approach to ensure the well-being of the entire University community. The office achieves this mission through well-being education and training, threat assessment and management, and support and advocacy.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-8255
Provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Office of Equity and Diversity (OED)/Title IX compliance

Responds to complaints of discrimination and harassment based on protected characteristics; sexual harassment, sexual assault, and sexual misconduct (including, but not limited to, stalking, domestic violence, dating violence, and intimate partner violence); and retaliation for making a complaint, for participating in the OED process, or for protesting the alleged discrimination, harassment, sexual harassment, sexual assault, sexual misconduct, or retaliation (collectively, “prohibited conduct”).

Diversity at USC

Tabs for Events, Programs and Training, Task Force (including representatives for each school), Chronology, Participate, Resources for Students.

USC Office of the Ombuds

The Ombuds Office is a safe and confidential place to share your USC-related issues with a University Ombuds. They will work with you to explore options or paths to manage your concern.