Break Housing Resources

Break Housing Information

Staying over Thanksgiving, Winter or Spring Break and Need Assistance?

We still have staff available to help you during your stay.

Blair-Shannon, Freddy, Wells, and Woods are closed for Thanksgiving, Winter and Spring Breaks.

For our buildings staying open - Sunvilla, Monroe, Hammons, Heitz, Hutchens and Scholars - if your desk is not staffed a sign will direct you to the location or number of the closest open front desk. Our on-campus residence halls and apartments have RAs, Graduate Assistants, and Hall Directors serving in an on-call rotation, who can be reached during break. Please visit or contact your front desk for on-call staff assistance.

Front Desk Phone Numbers

Building Closest Front Desk Open over Spring Break Front Desk Phone Number
Blair-Shannon Closed Building  
Freudenberger Closed Building  
Hammons Hutchens 417-836-8484
Heitz Heitz 417-837-7470
Hutchens Hutchens 417-836-8484
Kentwood Hutchens 417-836-8484
Monroe Hutchens 417-836-8484
Scholars Scholars 417-836-8787
Sunvilla Sunvilla 417-836-5410
Wells Closed Building   
Woods Closed Building  

Magers Health and Wellness Center

If you have medical questions after hours, you can contact a Nurse on Call by dialing 417-820-6055. Tell the operator you wish to speak with a nurse. The Nurse on Call program, coordinated by Mercy Hospital, connects you with specially trained registered nurses who can assess your condition and offer advice.

Appointments: 417-836-4000, Pharmacy: 417-836-4050 

Dining Center Information

Counseling Center Phone Number

If you are experiencing a mental health emergency after 5 p.m. or on weekends, please do one of the following immediately:

  • Go to the nearest Emergency Room or Urgent Care Center
  • Call 911
  • Call Campus Safety at 417-836-5509
  • Contact the Counseling Center general number, 417-836-5116, and press zero to speak with a crisis counselor
  • Additional Counseling Center online resources can be found on their website 

Safety and Transportation Phone Numbers

University Safety and Transportation: 417-836-5509