Resources in Times of Need

This page includes a curated list of resources. If you do not see what you are looking for, contact Washington 211, a hotline to connect you with community resources.

Department of English

Information for Students During ASE Strike Action

University-wide Academic and Personnel Resources

Online learning

Technology Access

Food resources

Emergency funding

Utility assistance

If you are facing financial hardship and unable to pay your utilities, you may be able to request utility bill assistance from one the following local agencies:

Resources for parents


Legal Resources

Mental health resources

  • The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has guidance on Managing Anxiety & Stress during COVID-19 and coping during COVID-19 for children and caregivers.
  • People who already are managing existing mental health conditions should prioritize self-care during difficult times and should contact their clinicians if they have questions or concerns. To reach the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, call 1-800-273-TALK (8255). Text “START” to 741-741 to reach the Crisis Text Line.
  • The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention has an article on Taking Care of Your Mental Health in the Face of Uncertainty.
  • The Hope Center has outlined resources for supporting college students during this crisis.