Year: 2004 Source: 17p. SIEC No: 20050642

This article discusses the nature, characteristics, & reactions of College & University student suicide survivors. The Student Affairs Suicide Survivor Helping Model is presented & discussed in an effort to help students coping with loss. The model utilizes the assistance of personnel within the university counselling centre, the university housing system, the dean of students office, & the office of student activities. In addition, the departmental roles are discussed as they may apply to other institutions with various student affairs designs. (23 refs)