Ask yourself: Is the student a danger to him/herself or others; or for any other reason does the student need immediate assistance
Contact Campus Police (410-455-5555) or dial 911.
If the person is causing a disruption to the environment, but does not pose a threat: Address the inappropriate behavior with the person and/or
Ask the person to leave the room or office
If the student shows signs of distress, but you are unsure of how serious it is, contact the appropriate resource for consultation.Counseling Center (open 8-5 M-F):410-455-2472
Be aware of the location of the nearest telephone, whether it is within the building, your office, or a personal cell phone
If in doubt, call the UMBC police department at 410-455-5555