Student Care and Outreach

Student Care and Outreach is part of the comprehensive wellness services offered through the Office of the Dean of Students. Staff are available to provide guidance regarding university support resources and other processes to assist in student success. You can reach Paul Tongsri, Director for Student Care and Outreach, during office hours at (336) 278-7200.

Other campus resources for support include Counseling Services, the chaplains in the Truitt Center for Religious and Spiritual Life, and the Koenigsberger Learning Center. To schedule an appointment with a counselor, please call (336) 278-7280 during business hours; if you have an after-hours or weekend crisis or emergency, you may contact the crisis counselor on call at (336) 278-5555.

Contact Numbers

Counseling Services: (336) 278-7280
Student Care and Outreach (Dean of Students): (336) 278-7200 
Truitt Center: (336) 278-7729
Academic Advising: (336) 278-6500
Disabilities Resources: (336) 278-6568
Learning Assistance: (336) 278-6915

Emergency Response

The Student Life Emergency Response System is available to respond to all student emergency/crisis concerns, including incidents that occur on evenings, weekends, and over breaks.

If a situation is not a medical or psychological emergency, but immediate administrative or clinical support is needed, please call Campus Safety and Police at (336) 278-5555 to reach the on-call staff. Campus Safety and Police will dispatch the most appropriate staff member for response.

On-Call Staff
  • Campus Safety and Police (336) 278-5555
    • Administrator On-Call (AOC)
    • Senior Administrator On-Call (SAC)
    • Violence Responder On-Call
  • Crisis Counselor On-Call  (336) 278-5555
  • Confidential Safeline (336)278-3333