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Counseling Center

Counseling Center 5 Counseling Center Hours

Counseling Center Hours

Fall and Spring Semesters Summer Semesters
Monday – Friday: 8 am – 4:30 pm Monday – Thursday 7:30-5 pm, CLOSED Fridays

Eastern Kentucky University students have access to mental health support and crisis services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week including weekends, evenings, holidays, and during university closures. After hours support is available to all EKU students, or any person concerned about an EKU student. Call the EKU 24/7 Crisis Line at 859-622-1303 for immediate assistance. For more information, visit our Crisis Services page.

National Suicide and Crisis Lifeline: 988 (phone, text, chat) or website

If you need emergency assistance, call 911 or go to your nearest emergency room.

INCLEMENT WEATHER POLICY: the EKU Counseling Center (EKUCC) will abide by the EKU Inclement Weather Policy Plan A and Plan B. In accordance with this policy:

  • In the event of Plan A, the EKU Counseling Center office located in Whitlock Bldg Room 571 will close.¬†All EKUCC services will be offered VIRTUALLY by video or phone. Call the office at 859-622-1303 for more information. EKUCC After Hours Urgent Support will still be available and can be accessed by calling 859-622-1303.
  • In the event of Plan B, virtual and in-person services will be suspended. Call the office at 859-622-1303 for more information. EKUCC After Hours Urgent Support will still be available and can be accessed by calling 859-622-1303.

Counseling Center


521 Lancaster Avenue
CPO 52, Whitlock Building Room #571
Richmond, KY 40475-3152
Phone: 859-622-1303

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