Winter Break Emergency Info

If you experience violence over the holiday break, you are not alone, and help is available!

Our Campus Advocacy Network is closed December 24 – January 1.

Outside this break, advocates are available 9am – 5pm, Monday – Friday. Please call (312) 413-8206 or email

Who can you contact if you are in crisis?

If you need immediate assistance:

  • Call UIC Police at (312) 355-5555, or
  • Dial 911

If you need emergency housing on campus:

  • During the business hours listed above, call CAN at (312) 413-8206.
  • Outside these hours, call UIC Police at (312) 355-5555.

If you need food: