Right Away

If you are in immediate danger, please call 911 or the Springfield College Department of Public Safety at (413) 748-5555 and move to a safe place as soon as possible. 

24/7 Emergency Resources

Springfield College Department of Public Safety: (413) 748-5555

  • 24/7 emergency services, including access to a trained sexual assault investigator
  • Counseling Center counselor-on-call available after hours through the Department of Public Safety by specifically requesting to speak with the counselor-on-call.

Administrator on Call: (413) 748-5555

  • 24/7 support for emergency residential changes and access to support services

YWCA Sexual and Domestic Violence Hotline: (413) 733-7100 (confidential)

  • 24/7 hotline to support survivors of domestic and sexual violence
  • Medical advocacy: Providing survivors support while at the hospital following a violent incident
  • Legal advocacy: Accompany survivors to court and assist with restraining orders

Springfield Police Department: (413) 787-6302

Springfield College Counseling Center: (413) 748-3345 (confidential)

  • Provide students with free and confidential counseling by appointment Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (excluding holidays). 
  • The counselor-on-call can be reached after business hours by calling the Department of Public Safety at (413) 748-5555 and asking for the counselor-on-call.

24/7 Medical Services

Baystate Medical Center: (413) 794-3233 (confidential)
Mercy Medical Center: (413) 748-9000 (confidential)

Both medical centers offer these services.

  • Sexual assault exams, including evidence collection, and preventative treatment for sexually transmitted infections and pregnancy.
  • Access to a nurse with specialized training.

College Support Services

Available Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Office of Student Affairs: (413) 748-3922

  • Assists with a connection to resources and safety planning.

Housing and Residence Life: (413) 748-3102

  • Assists with requests for alternative housing.

Health Center: (413) 748-3175 (confidential)

  • Provides health services, including sexually transmitted infection testing and emergency contraception.

Title IX Coordinator and Deputy Coordinators

  • Receive complaints of gender inequity and gender-based misconduct.
  • Connect survivors with resources on and off campus, including academic, housing, health, safety, and confidential support services.
  • Ensure prompt and equitable resolution of all sex and gender-based discrimination and misconduct allegations, including by means of investigation.

Students report to:

Employee Resource

Employee Assistance Plan: 1 (800) 252-4555 

  • Connects employees with a local counselor for a limited number of free, confidential counseling sessions.
  • Connects employees with local emergency services, such as rape crisis and domestic violence centers.