Faculty/Staff: When to Refer a Student

When to refer a student:

  • Your student remains distressed following repeated attempts by you to be helpful
  • Your student becomes increasingly isolated, unkempt, irritable, or disconnected
  • Your student’s academic or social performance deteriorates
  • Your student’s behavior reflects an increase in hopelessness or helplessness
  • Your student has become unresponsive and is not attending class
  • You have a concern and you are not sure how to approach or support your student
  • You find yourself doing ongoing counseling rather than consolation or advising

How to refer a student:

*Please be sure to include as many details as possible so that we may best support the student.  

This might include: student name, ID number, contact information, relevant documentation, or other specifics regarding your concerns.