If you are experiencing an unexpected pregnancy

Tell someone you know and can trust. Discuss the situation, your concerns, and possible solutions.

Listen to yourself and be as clear as you can be about the pregnancy and your wishes regarding it. Only you can know what is right for you.

Contact a residence hall staff member, the Counseling Center or Magers Health and Wellness Center to find out how the university can assist you in making your decision.

If you need more help or would like information regarding pregnancy, adoption or abortion, contact Planned Parenthood (417-883-3800).

For information regarding adoption or other alternatives to abortion, contact Pregnancy Care Center (417-877-0800), or Birthright(417-865-3430).

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