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If the emergency is life-threatening, call 911 or go to your nearest hospital emergency room.

Click here for a list of local hospitals and walk-in clinics

emergency services

The Counseling Center is available to respond to crises and critical incidents affecting members of the campus community.

Some examples of emergencies include, but are not limited to the following:

  • when students are thinking about harming themselves or others,
  • when students feel unable to function,
  • when students are seriously concerned about other students welfare or safety, or
  • when students have experienced a traumatic event.

When the Counseling Center is open (Monday – Friday, 8 AM – 5 PM), there is always a staff member available by phone or in person to assist you.

  • Call (949) 824-6457
  • Come to the Counseling Center (203 Student Services 1) and request to be seen. Maps & Directions to the Counseling Center.

When the Counseling Center is closed,

  • Dial 911.
  • For on-campus emergencies, call the UC Irvine Police Department at (949) 824-5222
  • Call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24 hours a day, 7 days a week) at 1-800-273-TALK.
  • For urgent matters, call the main telephone number at (949)824-6457 and select option 2

If you have experienced a sexual assault, contact Campus Assault Resources and Education (CARE) at (949) 824-7273.

For suggestions about managing traumatic events, download Managing Traumatic Stress (pdf)

Here is information regarding medical emergencies for undergraduate and graduate students.

 Local Hospitals

Kaiser-Irvine Medical Center
Hours: 24/7
Address: 6640 Alton Parkway (at Sand Canyon)
Irvine, CA 92618
Phone:  949-932-5000

Hoag Memorial Hospital    
Hours: 24/7
Address: 301 Hospital Road,
Newport Beach, Ca
Phone: 949-645-8600

Fountain Valley Regional Hospital
Hours: 24/7
Address: Corner Of Euclid & Warner,
Fountain Valley, Ca
Phone: 714-979-1211

Western Medical Center Hospital 
Hours: 24/7
Address: 1001 North Tustin Ave,
Santa Ana, Ca
Phone: 714-835-3555

UC Irvine Medical Center (UCIMC) 
Hours: 24/7
Address: Level One Trauma Center,
101 City Drive S., Orange, Ca

Tustin Hospital And Medical Center  
Hours: 24/7
Address: 14662 Newport Avenue,
Tustin, Ca

Walk-In Clinics

Most walk-in clinics are open into the evening, but close for the night.  Some local walk-in medical clinics located near to the UC Irvine campus include:

Family Care Center     
Hours: 8am - 8pm Every Day
Address: 1313 E. 17th St. & Newport Blvd. Costa Mesa, Ca
Phone: 949-631-8300

Newport Urgent Care   
Hours: 8am - 8pm M-F / 9am - 5pm Sat/Sun
Address: 1000 Bristol St. No. Ste 1B
Newport Beach, Ca  
Phone: 949-752-6300

Woodbridge Walk-In Clinic
Hours: 8am - 8pm Every Day 
Address: 4870 Barranca Parkway, Irvine, Ca
Phone: 949-857-1248