Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (CST)
800-595-6938 (select option 1, then select Chicago campus)
Student Support Counselors can help!
We provide an integral point of access for general inquiries. Services include:
Guide the navigation of institutional policies and student rights per the Student Handbook and Academic Catalog
Ensure ADA compliance and serve as a resource for accommodations
Reconnect students with Faculty Academic Advisors, course instructors, and other academic departmental leadership for academic assistance
Oversee the Chicago Writing Center for APA formatting and other academic writing assistance
Review paperwork related to adding/dropping a class, taking a semester off, reentry into a program, course substitutions for study abroad, conference reimbursements, etc.
Provide advising to international students, exchange visitors, faculty & staff
Completion of program information
Guiding students through the student complaint process
Student concerns and feedback regarding the program
Assist students in identifying individualized best practices for time- and other self-management
Manage the Early Connect Program to support incoming new students
Administer the Chicago Transit Authority’s U-Pass program for full-time students
Connect students with university resources such as Veteran/Military support, Wellness and Student Solutions, Petitions for Policy Exception, etc.
Advise the Chicago School Student Association (CSSA) and other student organizations
Direct event planning and scheduling for New Student Orientation, Commencement, and many other campus events
While every student has an assigned SSC per their academic program, each SSC is cross-trained to assist students in all programs with general inquiries.
Clinical Mental Health CounselingCounselor Education & SupervisionForensic Psychology