Student Intervention Services

Student Intervention Services (SIS) collaborates with campus partners to provide support, advocacy, solutions, and coordination of services for individual students and the Penn community in crises. SIS staff work with Penn’s schools, Student Health and Counseling, College Houses and Academic Services, the Division of Public Safety, Student Financial Aid, the Office of the Chaplain, and other University centers. 

Student Intervention Services staff are flexible with platforms and appointment times to meet the individual needs of students experiencing crises or complex concerns. A staff member is on-call for emergencies 24/7.To contact SIS staff: Students, families, staff, and faculty can send an e-mail to vpul-sisteam@pobox.upenn.edu or to specific SIS staff, or call 215-898-6081.For emergencies requiring immediate response: Call the Penn police at 215-573-3333.