Statement Regarding the Recent Deaths of Deputies and Community Members

Following the deaths of two local deputies and three community members, the Counseling Center would like to remind students that we are here to help. If you would like to talk about the ways that this tragedy has impacted you, please call us (828-262-3180) to schedule a time to talk. You can also utilize our Let’s Talk service and drop in from 1-3 on Tuesday May 4th and 2-4 on Wednesday May 5th to speak with a counselor on a first-come, first-served basis. To find the Zoom links and more information on Let’s Talk, please visit and click on the Let's TeleTalk shift you would like to attend. PLEASE NOTE: These event pages will not be visible unless you first log in to with your App State username and password. If you are experiencing an emergency and need immediate assistance after hours, please call the Counseling Center and follow the prompts to speak with the counselor on call. More information on emergency services can be found here at  

Apr 30

Emergency Services

The Counseling Center offers after-hours emergency coverage for urgent mental health concerns such as suicidal thoughts, sexual assault, and other trauma.  Call the Counseling Center at 828-262-3180 and select the option to speak with the counselor on-call.

For additional resources see our Emergency Services page.

Prevent Suicide Block