Report a Concern

Reports to UChicago HELP

If you are concerned about the physical or mental well-being of a student or a student’s behavior is causing you to worry about any future actions, please report your concern online or utilize the UChicago Safe App to directly text the Dean-on-Call. Once you are in the UChicago Safe App, press the UChicago HELP button. The Dean-on-Call can also be reached through the University of Chicago Police Department at 773-702-8181.  Ask that they page the Dean-on-Call and be prepared to leave a 10-digit call-back number. A Dean-on-Call is available 24/7.

By submitting the report, you can share your concerns about a student’s behavior, health, or well-being. The information you provide will help the University assist the student of concern with early intervention resources and strategies. The report will be reviewed and responded to within 24 hours of receipt or by the next business day.

The UChicago Safe App is available here:


Report Bias

The University urges anyone who has experienced or witnessed a bias incident to report it to BEST. A bias incident involves actions committed against or directed toward a person or property that are motivated, in whole or in part, by a bias against race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes as required by law and that interferes with one’s educational opportunities or disrupts the learning environment. If you are interested in reporting a bias incident you may do so by clicking here, or by contacting a BEST member listed on this page.

Concerning Behavior Reporting Form

The University’s Behavioral Intervention Team and the Concerning Behavior Reporting Form are available for anyone to share information about any individual who may be planning or is at risk of engaging in violence, who has planned a violent act, or who may be the intended victim of a violent act.