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Hurricane Harvey

Hurricane Harvey Updates

The long road to recovery from Hurricane Harvey is just beginning, and the families and friends of many SU students, alumni, faculty, and staff are still being directly affected.  This page lists resources and communications to support the SU community in healing and in helping others.

Messages to the community

  • As we move toward action-oriented responses in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, please consider these tips to make well-informed, responsible decisions.

Stay connected

  • Check Campus Notices/Postmaster in your SU email for messages about organizing and helping out.
  • Join our Facebook group for the entire Southwestern community — students, faculty, staff, alumni, parents, and friends — to make connections and share news and events about recovery efforts:
    Southwestern Community Harvey Recovery Page

Campus resources for students

Emotional Support: Counseling Center
512-863-1252 (M-F 9-5) after 5pm and weekends, call 512-863-1944 (SUPD)
2nd floor of Prothro Center

Spiritual Support: Chaplain
512-863-1056 or
Howry Center

Academic Support: Center for Academic Success
First floor of Prothro Center

Financial Support: Financial Aid Office