Counseling Services

Counseling Services promotes the personal well-being and academic success of students by providing brief mental health services, educational programs, crisis intervention, and campus community consultation.

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Make an Appointment

Call 716-645-2720 for Counseling Services. We will work with you to get the help you need.

Meet the Counseling Team

Our caring, experienced team includes psychologists, social workers and other mental health professionals who are here to help you.


Learn more about the depth and breadth of mental health services and information available to students.

Mental Health Counseling


Suicide, Depression, Grief

Healthy Behavior

Suicide and Crisis Lifeline

Dial or text 988 or dial 1-800-273-TALK (8255)


University at Buffalo
120 Richmond Quadrangle, North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14261

Phone: (716) 645-2720; Fax: (716) 645-2175


North Campus

Mon., Tue. & Fri.: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wed. & Thu.: 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

South Campus

Mon.: 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Tue. - Fri. 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Use the following links to select the type of opportunity that interests you.

Crisis Text Line

Need to talk? The Crisis Text Line provides 24-hour support for people experiencing a mental health or situational crisis. Users are connected to a trained Crisis Counselor, who will help them develop a plan to stay safe. Messages are confidential, anonymous and secure. Data usage while texting the Crisis Text Line is free and the number will not appear on a phone bill. Text: “HOME” to 741-741

Featured Programs and Services

If you are interested in managing your own well-being and learning helpful resiliency tools without the assistance of a counselor, sign up today.

Mental health screenings are a quick way to determine if you or someone you care about may need to reach out to a doctor or mental health professional for an evaluation. These types of screenings are typically designed to be educational, not diagnostic.

Take the pledge and join the new mental illness anti-stigma campaign that is happening in our area through a coalition of Erie County mental health and social services agencies called Join the Conversation – Let’s Talk Stigma.

This website offers numerous links to helpful resources for students who are learning online.

Find an Off-Campus Provider

ThrivingCampus makes it easier for you to find mental health professionals near campus or anywhere in the United States.

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Student Services Help

You’ll find the answers you need in our Get Help section.


Health and Wellness: A Collaborative Approach

Visit the Health and Wellness page to learn how Counseling Services, Health Promotion and Health Services work together to provide a stepped approach to your care.