Types of Student Support
At the University of Denver, we have a comprehensive system that connects students to support. If you or someone you know are experiencing difficulty, please don't hesitate to contact Student Outreach and Support. Our student referral system makes it quick and easy to support our students.
Financial Support for Unexpected Situations
Learn more about financial support resources
If you're having a temporary financial hardship or setback, please contact us. We'll work with you to learn if you may qualify to receive financial support from the Student Assistance Fund, through an emergency loan or through another funding source. We also offer financial wellness courses and community funding for LGBTQ+ individuals in crisis.
Medical Leave and Re-Entry
Taking time to focus on your well-being
If you need time to take a break from school to focus on your well-being, we can provide you with options such as the Medical Leave of Absence process.
Health & Food Resources
We can connect you to campus and community resources.
If you are experiencing food or housing insecurities, need assistance connecting to healthcare resources, or other support, the SOS team is here to help you.
Bereavement and Loss Support
Please let us know if you've experienced a familial or household loss.
If you've experienced the loss of an immediate family or household member, we'd like to help you through this difficult time in any way we can.
SOS Referral System
Please always reach out for help. We care about you. SOS at the University of Denver is dedicated to helping students in need. If you or someone you know is needs support in connecting to resources, please reach out to us via the referral system as soon as possible. We'll take it from there and reach out within 48 business hours.Submit a Referral