Western first-year business student Aidan Lincoln was found dead in his home on Monday, Jan. 9.

In an all-campus email sent Monday evening, university president Brad Baca wrote “Aidan was found unresponsive in his off-campus residence, and we are in contact with his roommates and family, providing them our deepest condolences and offering support … Our hearts go out to all who knew and cared for Aidan; he will be greatly missed.”

Western community members seeking support after this tragedy have a number of free options available, including:

  • Calling 24/7 Crisis Services at 970-252-3203
  • Calling Colorado Crisis Services at 1-844-493-8255, or texting TALK to 38255
  • Accessing the online TimelyCare service at http://timelycare.com/westernTimelyCare. Full instructions on signup and the full services available at TimelyCare can be found HERE.
  • Calling Western’s Counseling Center at 970-648-7128. Our guide to seeking therapy resources.