The UCS offers a variety of counseling services for currently enrolled University of Iowa students.
Students often come to the UCS with problems that are most effectively addressed in group counseling. These groups are free, unlimited, and open to all university enrolled students.Learn More
To begin individual therapy at the UCS, the first step is to schedule a meeting with a UCS staff member for an initial consultation appointment.Learn More
In addition to individual and group counseling, the UCS also offers brief couples counseling. This service is designed to address relationship concerns between people who are involved in an intimate relationship.Learn More
The UCS offers an initial consultation appointment for the purposes of discussing your concerns and arriving at the best course of action for resolution of your concerns.Learn More
University of Iowa Student Health and Wellness (SHW) and The University Counseling Service (UCS) are pleased to offer medical and mental health services for Transgender, Gender Non-Conforming, and Non-Binary students seeking assistance/support as part of transitioning.Learn More
Collegiate Recovery Program
The University of Iowa Collegiate Recovery Program (CRP) provides an environment that supports the therapeutic and educational needs of Iowa students who are considering recovery, in recovery, or wanting to support those in any stage of recovery from addiction.Learn More
Let's Talk, Hawks!
Let's Talk, Hawks! is a drop-in consultation service offered by the University Counseling Service (UCS) typically at various campus locations, but is now virtually during the Fall 2020 semester. It provides you with an opportunity to have an informal, confidential, anonymous conversation with a UCS therapist. You can share your mental health concerns, work on problem solving together, learn about useful campus and community resources, or ask questions about counseling and UCS.Learn More
If you are a parent, faculty/staff member, friend, partner, or loved one of a University of Iowa student and have concerns about the student's mental health or life situation, you are welcome to call the UCS, (319) 335-7294, and speak with a staff member regarding your concerns.Learn More