The staff at the Counseling Center wants to support your personal, academic and career goals. We do this through a variety of services. We also want you to know how to obtain our help during any difficult periods that you may have while you are a student at the University.
During the Fall and Spring Semesters the Counseling Center is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Tuesday, Thursday from 8:30 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.. We are located at the Center for Student Services, 5600 George Merrick Dr. Building 21-R. During evenings and weekends psychologists are available for students in crisis who are referred by the University of Miami Police Department (305-284-6666) and the Department of Housing and Residential Life (305-284-4282). For more information, contact the Counseling Center at (305) 284-5511.
How to make an appointment?
For a first time appointment or the first appointment of a new school year, call at 8:30 a.m. to schedule for the NEXT WORK WEEK. SAME DAY appointments will be given if they are available, 305-284-5511. Please arrive on time for your visit. You must also bring your signed Informed Consent and completed Personal History Form, both are required for your appointment.
Common Reasons to Seek Counseling