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Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

Online scheduling is unavailable.

If you are new to CAPS and would like to speak with a counselor, please call 402-472-7450 and press 2 to schedule a same day appointment. The online scheduling portal is unavailable at this time.

Counseling and 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.

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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.

Call 911 or Campus Police (2-2222) if you are a danger to yourself or others.

Our Services

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

Most counseling services are completely covered by student fees. This includes individual counseling, support groups, therapy groups, etc. View available support and therapy groups.