Our Mission at the UCR's Counseling Center
UC Riverside's Counseling Center is dedicated to creating a positive, healthy atmosphere for our undergraduate and graduate student populations, working hand-in-hand with students to provide an environment which promotes their academic, career, personal and social development. Our commitment is to help each student have a rewarding experience while at UCR.
Consistent with the teaching, research and social mission of UCR, the Counseling Center provides specialized psychological services designed to support the educational process of a culturally diverse campus.
Foremost, we strive to promote a "welcoming atmosphere" and are always looking for ways to enhance services to our students and the campus community.
Did You Know?
The Counseling Center does not provide academic advising. For academic counseling,
A Counselor On Duty is available at the Counseling Center weekdays, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30
All students who pay UCR registration fees are eligible for free Counseling Center
The Counseling Center serves as a national test center for the LSAT and PRAXIS.
Group therapy allows you to connect to others with similar concerns and to listen
to shared issues.
Couples Counseling is available for students and their partners or spouses.
The Counseling Center has designed an online guide to help faculty and staff respond
to distressed students.
The Counseling Center staff includes licensed psychologists, marriage and family counselors,
and pre-doctoral interns.
Counselors are available by phone 24 hours daily by dialing 951-827-5531 or 951-UCR-
You can take an online assessment right now to see how you're doing emotionally.
Everything you discuss with a UCR counselor is confidential unless it falls under
the legal exceptions.
Counselors are available for workshops and presentations, including weekly meditation