Fall 2021 Update: currently, all counseling services will be provided via phone and/or a confidential video platform. For more information, please call the office at 859-622-1303.
The EKU Counseling Center is located in Room 571 in the Whitlock Bldg. Office ph: (859) 622-1303 (TTY: 859-622-1305). EKUCC services are available to currently enrolled EKU students and (during the summer) students that attended EKU in the previous Spring semester, who are also enrolled for the subsequent Fall semester.
To connect with EKUCC services, the Center provides initial meetings to get connected to services on a first-come-first-serve basis Mon-Fri 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. (Fall and Spring semester hours) and Monday-Thursday 7:30-3:30PM (Summer semester hours) Call the center at (859) 622-1303 during these times to get started.
The Eastern Kentucky University Counseling Center (EKUCC) now offers after hours support to an EKU student or any person concerned about an EKU student. This is an extension of EKUCC services and can assist a caller in any mental health crisis situation. When appropriate, EKUCC staff will follow up with the caller on the university’s next business day.
EKUCC After Hours is available weekends, evenings, holidays, and during university closures. This new service augments the existing full spectrum of clinical services provided at the EKU Counseling Center and extends the reach to more students, at critical times after hours when they may need the services.
To access EKUCC After Hours Urgent Support, please call (859) 622-1303.
If you need emergency assistance, please call 911 or go to your nearest emergency room.