Student Support & Advocacy at Teachers College

The Student Support & Advocacy (SSA) Team is an integral part of the Division of Student Affairs at Teachers College, Columbia University. We serve as a first point of contact for the Teachers College (TC) community to connect students with appropriate services and referrals. 

For students: if you are interested in speaking with a member of our team, please complete this online contact form.  In sequence, we will be in touch with you.

For faculty/staff member: if you are interested in speaking with a member of Student Support & Advocacy (SSA), or interested in referring a student, please complete a faculty referral form.  A member of the our team will contact you to determine next steps and will assist in developing a plan.  If you would like to meet with us, please fill out the following form.

Note: If you're experiencing suicidal thoughts or an emergency crisis, please dial 911 or visit the nearest hospital. For more information on emergencies, check our Emergencies section. Remember: you can always go to the nearest emergency room or call 911. If you're on campus, you may also call Public Safety at 212-678-3333. For gender-based violence concerns, call 212-854-4357. 

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