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Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

Counseling & Psychological Services

Same-day online scheduling is available for students who are new to CAPS. It’s easier than ever to make your first appointment.

A counselor and student in a session

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis

  • Call 402.472.7450 24/7 and follow the prompts to speak with a counselor who is on call.
  • Call 911 or Campus Police (2-2222) if you are a danger to yourself or others.

Our Services

Crisis care appointments
Individual counseling
Couples/partner counseling
Groups and workshops
Eating disorders treatment
Alcohol and other drug resources
Let's talk (Informal consultations)

All first-time appointments (Initial Evaluations) will take place in-person. For additional appointments, telehealth/Zoom options may be available. Please let your counselor know if you need a telehealth option for ongoing appointments.

Talk with us. We can help.

Counseling and Psychological Services is a multidisciplinary team of psychologists and counselors that works collaboratively with Nebraska students to help them explore their feelings and thoughts and learn helpful ways to improve their mental, psychological and emotional well-being when issues arise.

Our staff support all University of Nebraska-Lincoln students. We understand that students may experience anger, fear, pain and frustration with current events. We are here for all our students to listen and provide support. If you would like to meet with a counselor, call 402.472.7450 to schedule an appointment.


Patient Eligibility

  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln students

Hours of Service

Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday: Closed

After-hours assistance is available for urgent concerns by calling 402.472.7450 and following the prompts.


Services Covered By Student Fees