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Counseling Services at Viterbo University is adapting to the ever growing need for mental health services.  We believe the mental health support is important and key to a successful college completion.

  • New Students to Counseling Services:  Click on "Request Appointment" to schedule an "Initial Appointment" or "Same Day Appointment" online.
  • Students who have been seen in Counseling Services: Click on "Follow-up Appointment" to schedule an appointment.
  • Students can set up in-person or telehealth appointments year around. (Some limitations apply.  Please talk to your counselor about what is best for you.)
  • If there is difficulty scheduling or you have any questions about how to schedule an appointment, please contact the Director of Counseling Services, Justin McKnight at or 608-796-3808.
  • New students are asked to arrive 10 minutes early for the first appointment to complete paperwork if they have not completed it online prior to the appointment.
  • Walk-in hours are available daily for students needing immediate assistance. 
***If you or someone you care about are suicidal or in need of immediate assistance, please contact Campus Safety and Security at 608-796-3911or your local emergency provider***


After Hours Resources
  • Campus Safety and Security: ext. 3911 (on campus) or 608-796-3911(off campus)
  • Lifeline: Text "Listen" to 741741 or
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 988
  • Life threatening emergency: 911
  • Great Rivers 24-hour helpline: 211 (land line or campus phone) or 800-362-8255 (cell or land line).  This is a free, confidential help-line for community information, referrals, and crises services 24 hours a day
  • Mobile Crisis: 608-784-4357
  • Gundersen Healthcare System: 608-782-7300 or 800-362-9567
  • Mayo Healthcare System: 608-785-0940 or 800-362-5454