Dedicated to assisting students with issues or concerns that may impact their academic success or quality of life, Counseling Services is staffed by mental health professionals. Issues and mental health concerns addressed by staff members may include relationships, depression, anxiety, transition to the University,

Mental Health Screening Programs
victimization, drug/alcohol abuse, loss, grief, stress, and poor self-concept. The following professional services are available at no charge to Lewis University Students:

  • Short-term individual and group counseling
  • Outreach programming
  • Consultation
  • Referrals to community resources
  • Crisis intervention

Non-emergency counseling assistance is provided through an appointment system. Call the Center at Ext. 5455 to schedule an appointment. When calling the Center, please state if the call represents an emergency counseling need. Appointments are not necessary for emergency Counseling Services.

Hours of Operation
Counseling Services during Fall and Spring Semesters
Monday- Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Counseling Services can be reached at (815) 836-5455 during hours of operation.