~ Emergency Information ~

In case of an emergency at Wellesley College, this Web page will be updated with pertinent information, including messages from the administration, an emergency plan and more.

Below you will find support services, key contacts and other helpful resources.

Support Resources for Students and Employees

Health Services: 781-283-2810 (24-hour access)
During the day, Health Services is staffed by experienced physicians, nurses and nurse practitioners committed to the well-being of all Wellesley students. After hours, students can reach an on-call physician through the main Health Services line (x2810) .

Office of Religious and Spiritual Life: 781-283-2685
The Office of Religious and Spiritual Life strives to support the spiritual, educational and worship needs of all Wellesley students, including those of Baha'i, Buddhist, Christian (Orthodox, Protestant, Roman Catholic), Hindu, Jain, Jewish, Muslim, Native African, Native American, Pagan, Sikh, Unitarian Universalist, Zoroastrian and other religious traditions. Support for the spiritual journeys of students, faculty and staff both within and outside of institutional religious contexts is offered through a series of programs on moral, ethical and spiritual issues.

Stone Center Counseling Service: 781-283-2839
The Counseling Services is open 8:30 am - 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday, and an emergency hour is reserved each day. After hours and on weekends, there is a counselor on-call through the infirmary at 781-283-2851.

The center provides individual counseling, groups, workshops and consultation to the Wellesley College community. The staff includes licensed social workers, psychologists, psychiatrists, a postdoctoral fellow and clinical trainees in graduate schools of social work and psychology. There is no cost for these services. Counseling is confidential.

The Office for Human Resources: 781-283-3202
Human Resources offers support services to help deal with emotional stress. In addition, the Employee Assistance Program can provide help to employees as individuals or in departments. Employees can reach the EAP program directly at 781-235-4950.

Key Contacts at Wellesley College

Emergency help:
Wellesley College Police Department: 781-283-5555 (emergency) or 781-283-2121 (information)

International students:
781-283-2083 - International Student Advisor

Parents concerned about students or situations at Wellesley College:
781-283-2322 - Dean of Students
781-283-2083 - International Student Advisor
781-283-2373 - Public Affairs

Parents concerned about students studying abroad:
781-283-2320 - Office of International Studies

Other Helpful Resources

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Latest Homeland Security information
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U.S. Department of State Travel Warnings