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Resources for Reporting

It is important to report incidences or concerns on campus so that 1) we create a safer campus and 2) those affected can receive resources. The following is a non-exhaustive list of reporting resources at UT Austin.

Behavior Concerns Advice Line (BCAL)


Are you worried about a student in your class, bothered that your roommate has been acting differently, or concerned about the behavior of a co-worker? Do you have concerns but are not sure what to do? If so, contact the Behavior Concerns Advice line at 512-232-5050 or submit your concerns using the online form.

Cases that present an immediate threat to self, others, or property should be considered an emergency and should be directed to The University of Texas at Austin Police Department (UTPD) by calling 911.

Dean of Students: Report an Incident

Complete the Office of the Dean of Students Incident Report form to submit the following types of incidents:

  • Behavioral Misconduct Incidents
  • Student Organization Incidents
  • Academic Misconduct Incidents

If you have any questions, or if you would like to first consult with a staff member before reporting the incident, please call 512-471-2841, or email

The University of Texas at Austin Police Department (UTPD)

If you are in an emergency situation, please call 911. To report an incident or crime on campus, please call 512-471-4441 and dial 9.

University Ombuds Office

The Ombuds office staff are available to listen to student, staff and faculty concerns in a safe setting. Talk about life at the university and confidentially discuss interpersonal difficulties, university policies, university bureaucracy and conflict resolution techniques. If you have a concern or question pertaining to your life at The University of Texas at Austin, please explore the website and make an appointment to meet with one of their staff members for additional services.

For an appointment, please call 512-471-3825

Counseling and Mental Health Center (CMHC) 24/7 Crisis Line

512-471-2255 (512-471-CALL)

The 24/7 CMHC Crisis Line is a confidential service of CMHC that offers an opportunity for UT Austin students to talk with a trained crisis counselor about urgent concerns. Counselors are available every day of the year, including holidays. You can call when you want, at your convenience. Crisis counselors will spend time addressing your immediate concerns. They also have specific training in responding to crisis situations.

Title IX Office


Report sexual assault, interpersonal violence, stalking, sexual harassment, sex discrimination, sexual exploitation, unprofessional or inappropriate conduct or retaliation via the online form or by calling 512-471-0419.

Department of Investigation and Adjudication


The Department of Investigation and Adjudication (DIA) investigates allegations of discrimination, harassment and other prohibited conduct. These claims can involve students, faculty, staff, contractors, applicants, visitors and other members of the university community. As a neutral investigator, DIA supports the university in fostering a campus environment that is inclusive, respectful and free from discrimination and harassment. File a report of discrimination via online form or call to report discrimination 512-471-3701 or email:

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