Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)
If you are experiencing a mental health crisis
Call (402) 472-7450 24/7 and follow the prompts to speak with an on-call counselor.
Crisis care appointments
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.
- 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
- Most counseling services are completely covered by student fees. This includes individual counseling, support groups, therapy groups, etc. View available support and therapy groups.