Health and Wellbeing
The NMT Recreation & Wellness Center organizes, administers, and promotes competitive, recreational, and educational activities for Tech's students, faculty, and staff.
The Counseling Center provides clinical services, outreach, psychoeducation and consultation primariliy for the Tech students with some services to the NMT community.
The NMT Student Health Center is a licensed medical office that is open to students and some dependents.
The NMT Student Access Services (SAS) office provides all Tech students with equal opportunities and equal access to education, programs, and activities.
NMT's Title IX office monitors and oversees the university’s compliance with Title IX and related laws.
If you are in crisis, or know someone who is, there are many resources that can help. These hotlines and organizations are free and available to anyone who is struggling.
For suicide prevention:
If you or someone you know is in crisis, call 988 to reach the Suicide and Crisis
Lifeline. You can also call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-8255,
text HOME to 741741 or visit SpeakingOfSuicide.com/
For sexual assault:
If you or someone you know has been sexually assaulted, call the National Sexual Assault Telephone Hotline at 1-800-656-4673. The hotline, run by the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network
(RAINN), can put you in contact with your local rape crisis center. You can also access
RAINN’s online chat service at https://www.rainn.org/get-
For domestic violence:
If you or someone you know is experiencing domestic violence or the threat of domestic violence, call the National Domestic Violence Hotline for help at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233), or go to www.thehotline.org for anonymous, confidential online chats, available in English and Spanish. Individual states often have their own domestic violence hotlines as well.
Advocates at the National Domestic Violence Hotline field calls from both survivors of domestic violence as well as individuals who are concerned that they may be abusive toward their partners.
For members of the LGBTQ+ community who are in crisis:
Trans Lifeline is a peer phone service run by trans individuals for other trans individuals who are in need of emotional support. The hotline can be reached at 877-565-8860. More resources are available at translifeline.org.
The Trevor Project offers a 24/7 suicide prevention and crisis intervention hotline for LGBTQ youth and their loved ones. Call 1-866-488-7386, text START to 678-678 or send a confidential instant message to a counselor through TrevorChat. More resources are available at thetrevorproject.org.
For alcohol or other substance abuse problems:
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration has a 24/7 National Helpline for individuals with substance abuse issues and their family members. The hotline, which offers assistance in English and Spanish, can be reached at 1-800-662-HELP (4357). To find behavioral health treatment services, visit SAMHSA’s website.