Vassar College Counseling Center Accredited by the International Association of Counseling Services, Inc.
The Vassar College Counseling Service provides psychological assistance to Vassar students. A variety of services are offered including individual, couples, and group counseling, crisis intervention, educational programs, consultations, assessments, and referrals to off-campus mental health professionals.
Counselors help students resolve concerns about their personal, academic, and social development. All services are free and confidential. Students come to the Counseling Service with a wide range of concerns. See A Note to Our Clients for a general introduction to the Counseling Service.
The Vassar College Counseling Service is Located in Metcalf House.
Students interested in making an appointment to speak with a counselor can call the Counseling Service front desk at 845.437.5700 during regular business hours.
The Vassar College Counseling Service is open throughout the academic year, when student houses are open. Regular hours of operation are Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 4:30pm.
If you are experiencing an immediate emergency and need to speak with a counselor after normal business hours, the Counselor On Call service may be contacted to help with the emergency. You may reach the On Call Counselor by calling the Campus Response Center at 845.437.7333.
Vassar College Campus Response Center: 845.437.7333
Dutchess County HELPLINE: 845.485.9700
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800.273.8255
Saint Francis Hospital: 845.431.8892